Let Us Introduce Ourselves

The dental practice team at Arundel Dental Group is proud to provide you with expert consultation and treatment. We have been serving the needs of Glen Burnie and Anne Arundel County for over 30 years.

 "We cater to cowards".

Dr. Heisman and his family

Dr. Ross Heisman DDS


A 1979 graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and 1983 graduate of the Medical College of Virginia/Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Ross Heisman has owned and operated the Arundel Dental Group since 1984. He did an additional year of training as a general practice resident at Baltimore City Hospital from 1983-1984. Dr. Heisman lives in Annapolis with his wife, Patti. They have two grown children, a son and a daughter.


He is an active member and past president of the Anne Arundel County Dental Society. Dr. Heisman and his assistant volunteer regularly at the Anne Arundel County Dental Outreach Clinic at the Stanton Center in Annapolis, serving the needs of the county's poor and uninsured population.


In his spare time Dr. Heisman is an avid skier and distance runner, having completed over thirty-five 26.2 mile marathons, two 50 mile ultramarathons and one triathlon. Dr. Heisman is the immediate past president of the 1500+ member Annapolis Striders running club.




Dr. Lanio, Dr. Banks and Dr. Heisman

Dr. Marguerite "Rite" Banks DDS




Dr. Banks is a 1976 graduate of Goucher College and earned her DDS degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in 1982. She has practiced full time at the Arundel Dental Group since 1984.

Dr. Banks lives with her husband in Baltimore. They are avid bicyclists and enjoy hiking and rock climbing. They have one adult son.

Dr. Banks and her husband, George


Maryann Ward, Registered Dental Hygienist

Sherri Doegen, Kristie Magersupp and Susan Richards, receptionists

Leslie Larsen, Laura Lewis, Jackie Voigt and Lisa Zinck, dental assistants

Happy Holidays 2008
Happy Holidays 2009
Happy Holidays 2010
Sherri, Kristie, Susan: Our Front Desk Team
Karaoke Team (Maryann, dental hygienist and her assistant, Jackie)
Happy Holidays 2011