Dr Harry Ball
Dr Harry Ball is a dentist who has restricted his practice to the dental management of snoring and sleep apnoea and is one of the most experienced practitioners in the world having treated over 7000 patients. The patients are mostly referred from sleep physicians, GP’s, ENT’s and other dentists. He also trained in the field of temporomandibular (TMD) disorders and become a principal clinician at the TMD Pain Clinic at the Royal Melbourne Dental Hospital. Dr Ball has presented highly acclaimed educational programs for dentists throughout Australia, as well as in England, Holland, Belgium and Germany, Singapore and Malaysia.  He has presented for many organizations including the Australasian Sleep Association, Dental Health Services of Victoria, the Australian Dental Association and the Australian Association of Orthodontists. Dr Ball has also been involved in training programs in dental sleep medicine for sleep physicians and general medical practitioners. He has also conducted research on the prevalence and impact of snoring in a population in Melbourne. Dr Ball is a member of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, the Australasian Sleep Association and the Australian Dental Association.  He is the current co chairperson of the dental sleep medicine  division of the Australasian Sleep Association.