Dr Cook is a registered specialist orthodontist with a desire to help patients achieve a fantastic smile. Steven believes in service to patients and treats patients as he would like to be treated himself.
Dr Cook grew up in Brisbane and completed his Bachelor of Dental Science degree (First Class Honours) at the University of Queensland in 1983. He was awarded an Australian Dental Research and Education Trust Scholarship during his studies. He has a passion for knowledge and learning and was invited to tutor to the undergraduate dental students.
Dr Cook worked as a general dentist in Brisbane for four years and also studied for his Fellowship examinations with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS).
Steven returned to the University of Queensland in 1988 to undertake his Masters degree (specialist training) in Orthodontics and moved to Bundaberg in 1990. He established branch practices in Maryborough and Hervey Bay. He is a member of the Australian Society of Orthodontists, the Australian Dental Association, Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons and the World Federation of Orthodontists and regularly attends conferences and courses to keep up to date with advances in dentistry and orthodontics.
Dr Cook married a local Bundaberg girl and they have two boys currently in High School. In his spare time he loves to have a hit of tennis, was a competitive swimmer and now enjoys being caddie for his boys at junior golf.