Orthodontist Mark Causey was raised in Gainesville, Georgia, with his two brothers, Michael and Matt Causey. He grew up playing various sports, however, primarily concentrated on basketball. Dr. Causey’s parents, Dr. David and Mrs. Cindy Causey, supported athletics, but also emphasized the importance of academics.
Dr. Causey attended Duke University where he played basketball for Coach K and received the Academic All ACC Award, given for academic and athletic excellence. He went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from North Georgia College and State University, receiving his Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2006.