Dr Mark Bentley is an experienced, dedicated haematologist with comprehensive knowledge of the broad range of blood disorders and blood cancers. He is a passionate advocate for his patients. Through empathy, compassion, care and understanding, he believes the best health outcomes can be achieved.
Dr Mark Bentley is a graduate of The University of Queensland Medical School (Class of 1991). He commenced his career in internal medicine at the Mater Hospital South Brisbane and has held appointments as Visiting Consultant Haematologist to the Mater Hospital (2000-2002) and Princess Alexandra Hospital (2000 to 2007).
He commenced private practice in 2001 and established the Queensland Haematology & Oncology Group (QHOG) based at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital and subsequently Brisbane Private Hospital. Mark was Director of Haematology at St Andrew’s between 2002 and 2004. In 2008, QHOG was incorporated into Icon Group with Mark taking a lead role in the expansion of services at Icon Cancer Centre Chermside and North Brisbane.
He currently holds visiting appointments at Holy Spirit Northside Hospital, Icon Cancer Centre Chermside and Wesley Hospital, Auchenflower. Mark maintains expertise in all aspects of diagnostic and clinical haematology, including management of myeloma, lymphoma, leukaemia and stem cell transplantation.
He is a co-investigator in a broad range of clinical trials within Icon and maintains close contact with research endeavours at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.