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Meet Dr. Ballin


Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Science (Honors) - University of Minnesota

School of Dentistry (Honors) - University of Minnesota

Rotating Internship - University of Washington Hospitals

Residency in in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - University of Minnesota

Society Memberships

Minneapolis District Dental Society

Minnesota Dental Association

American Dental Association

Minnesota Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - Fellow

American Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - Fellow

American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - Fellow

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons - Diplomat

Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society

Twin City Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Study Club (Past President)

MARD Study Club

International Congress of Oral Implantologists

American College of Oral Implantology

International College of Oral Implantologists

Staff Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota

Co-founder & Prior Staff Surgeon, St. Paul Union Gospel Mission

Abbott Northwestern Hospital - Recently Retired

Minneapolis Children's Medical Center - Recently Retired


Mpls/St. Paul Magazine "Top Dentist" 2000 & 2002

Minnesota Monthly Magazine "Top Dentist" 2007, 2009, 2010, 2018

Consumer's Research Council of America "Top Dentist" 2007

Union Gospel Mission - 40 Years of Service

A. Richard Ballin Virtual Plaque for Web