Kush grew up in Palmerston North and completed his studies at Otago University first gaining a degree in Dental Surgery, then completing a degree in Medicine and Surgery. He then started his specialist training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery gaining a Masters Degree and Specialist fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.
Kush has worked at the Royal London Hospital and St Bartholomews in London before moving to Melbourne to work as a specialist surgeon for 9 years. He has now returned home with his wife and daughter to work half time for the Wellington and Central region hospitals and the remainder at WellOral. Kush brings with him a broad experience and well developed surgical skills.