A leading pediatric dental care practice in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Cross Keys dental team has been providing the finest, most comprehensive and compassionate dental care to the adolescents, children, and infants of the Greater Baltimore area. We are proud to have the opportunity to provide you and your family with all of the important dental services necessary for a lifetime of good dental health.
Specialties: Pediatric Dentistry
Languages Spoken:.. English
Biography: Dr. Bana Ball is a pediatric dentist and the most recent addition to our team. After attending Centre College on a full academic scholarship and graduating summa cum laude, she received her dental degree with honors from the University of Pennsylvania in 2010, graduating at the top of her class.
Dr. Ball completed her residency training in pediatric dentistry at the University of Maryland and served as Chief Resident in her final year. As part of her academic training, she co-wrote the most recent Guidelines on Restorative Dentistry for the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, based on an extensive evidence-based review of the dental literature. Her residency training comprised all aspects of pediatric dentistry, including behavior modification, nitrous oxide anxiolysis, conscious and IV sedation, hospital dentistry, early interceptive orthodontic treatment, trauma management, and treatment of special needs patients.
Dr. Ball is a member of the following honor societies and professional organizations: Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Kappa Upsilon, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and the Maryland State Dental Association. She is on the medical staff at Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Ball and her husband Mark, a urology resident at Johns Hopkins, recently welcomed a baby boy into their family and are enjoying being new parents to little baby Nikou.