Francois, originally from South Africa, received his degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 1988. While technical proficiency has always come easily to Francois, he discovered a talent for aesthetic sensibility. This talent pushed Francois to continue his education and in 2005, he returned to dental school to pursue a post-graduate degree in implant dentistry at the University of the Western Cape. Shortly after completion of his post-graduate degree, Francois moved to the UK to further his education and opportunities in cosmetic dentistry and then moved on to Australia where he built a highly successful business in Sydney. Having now sold his Sydney practice, Francois has finally moved and settled in Orange. a place he had visited frequently over the years. A lifelong learner, Dr Bothma has continued to further his education in orthodontics, facial rejuvenation and general oral surgery, to name a few.
Dr Bothma, Francois, likes to spend his free time with his family and pursuing outdoor activities. He is an avid outdoorsman enjoying mountain biking, hiking, swimming and camping. He is also a master in Tai Chi and 4th Dan black belt in Karate.
“Dr Bothma’s work continues to evolve in the field of cosmetic and restorative dentistry, advancing knowledge and challenging conventional expectations for the most natural smile possible.”
Dr Bothma specialises in the following:
Mark is a Sydney University graduate with a Bachelor of Medical Sciences and a Bachelor of Dentistry. Mark takes great joy in treating kids and making sure their early dental experiences are fun and stress- free. While he is a well-rounded and comprehensive dentist, Mark takes particular interest in the restorative and aesthetic aspects of dentistry.
While still a dental student, he served on multiple committees, including Sydney University Dental Association and the Australian Dental Students Association. The latter of which he was voted a president in his final year. Currently Mark is a member of the Australian Dental Association and sits on the local committee for the 2016 ADA NSW convention. Finally, in 2015, Dr Bennett was a finalist in the Orange Banjo Business Awards in the young business executive category.
Dr. Bennett, Mark, has a passion for travel that has taken him around the world including India, South America, South Africa and the UK. When not in dental surgery, you can find Mark on the soccer field or off to the coast for some sun, surf and relaxation.
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