Preston A. Ball, MD


Preston A. Ball, MD

Faculty Title:
Director of EMS Didactics

Education & Certifications

Medical School:
Augusta University Medical Center
Medical College of Wisconsin
American Board of Emergency Medicine, IBSC Certified Tactical Paramedic


Gainesville native; graduate of North Hall High School, North Georgia College, Medical College of Georgia.

  • Transitional internship Emory University School of Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine residency Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; training emphasis prehospital care and aeromedical transport

Dr. Ball is married with two children and serves as an active firefighter, EMS medical director and SWAT medic. His outside interests include reading, shooting, fitness and personal defense, collecting historic military firearms, and rock drumming. 

“I’m excited to teach residents to both transmit knowledge to young physicians as they stimulate my own learning and development!”