Dr Mkhize grew up in KwaZulu-Natal (lxopo). He obtained his Bachelors (Bchd), Postgraduate diploma (PDD) and a Masters degree from the university of Western Cape.
He is a friendly professional with interest in dental health in growing children, adolescents and adult orthodontics.
He is an active member of the South African society of Orthodontics( SASO), South African Dental association (SADA), dental professionals association (DPA) and Myobrace Research Council (MRC).
He has a keen interest in sports, especially football, road running and tennis. He is a brother, husband and father.