Dr Jake Ball
BDSc (CSU), DCD (Melb)
Dr Jake Ball is a registered Periodontist with the Dental Board of Australia and Discipline Lead in Periodontics at the School of Dentistry and Health Sciences, Charles Sturt University. Born and raised in a Broken Hill, NSW, Dr Ball found a passion for helping people through Dentistry and Periodontics.
Dr Ball Graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science from Charles Sturt University in 2013 receiving several awards for academic excellence. Following graduation, he worked as a general dentist, clinical tutor and Adjunct Associate lecturer at Charles Sturt University Dental and Oral Health Clinic.
In 2017, Jake commenced his speciality training a the University of Melbourne gaining extensive experience in periodontics and implant dentisty, teaching and research. He received an Australian Dental Research Foundation Grant for his clinical research in metabolomics. In 2019 Dr Jake Ball graduated with a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontics at Melbourne University.
Dr Ball is passionate about dynamic and expanding field of Dentistry and Periodontics. As a Periodontist he finds it rewarding helping people of all personalities, ages and cultures improve their oral health, life and general wellbeing.
Associate Professor Tino Mercado welcomed Dr Jake Ball in January 2020 to Specialist Periodontal and Implant Centre as one of our Periodontists. He frequently presents for our Study Club and can be found guiding, education and improving our patient Oral health every day. He takes great pride in developing and maintaining long term relationships with our patients.