|Dr. Mark Bowes
Mark has been a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists since 1997, and is a speaker for ITI . In 2010 he founded the South African Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry for which he is now Past President. He was the Congress President for the World International Federation of Esthetic Dentistry (IFED) held in Cape Town in 2015. In 2018 he founded the Digital Dentistry Society of South Africa for which he is President . He is also the Scientific chairman for SADA (South African Dental Association) 2019/20.
Mark has pioneered the development of Digital Smile Design in South Africa; this concept allows dentists to develop a smile which fits the individual patients Aesthetic and Functional needs whilst providing Minimally Invasive Dentistry. Mark is a DSD World Master and also a DSD Instructor.
Adult orthodontics plays an important role in his minimally invasive practice. Mark teaches courses for removable adult orthodontics for the international group Intelligent Alignment Systems IAS. Mark also teaches Aesthetic and Restorative courses for The Implant and Aesthetic Academy in South Africa.
Mark has recently been invited to be a silver member of the prestigious group Styleitaliano, and an honorary global ambassador for @slowdentistry, as well as a Global ambassador for the Humble Smile Foundation.
Mark is a KOL for numerous influential dental companies, and has lectured extensively in Southern Africa and Internationally, on all aspects of Aesthetic Dentistry and Complex Restorative Dentistry.