Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency – Abingdon

Johnston Memorial Hospital

The general dentistry, family medicine and internal medicine residency programs at Johnston Memorial Hospital are committed to providing advanced, innovative and specialized training in general dentistry, osteopathic family medicine and internal medicine.

Upon completion of residency training, the dentist will be well prepared to serve the community by practicing comprehensive dentistry and caring for diverse populations.

Benefits & salary

The AEGD dental residency program boasts a competitive salary and excellent benefits.


Our dental residency programs feature a comprehensive training experience where participants learn the skills required to provide all-inclusive care.

See the AEGD residency curriculum.


Johnston Memorial Hospital is affiliated with quality dental clinics located in Virginia and Alabama provide access to quality faculty and a wide range of clinic experiences.

Want to learn more?

Please contact us, or call (276) 258-4435 to request more information about Ballad Health’s AEGD dental, osteopathic family medicine and internal medicine residency programs at Johnston Memorial Hospital. For specific information on the dental residency program you can also make an online request.

Or use the following mailing address for all graduate medical education at Johnston Memorial:

Attn: Graduate Medical Education, 4th floor
Johnston Memorial Hospital
16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
Abingdon, VA 24211

Application submission

Applicants typically submit their materials through the American Dental Education Association Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS). Search for the following Program Numbers:

AEGD 1592:  Johnston Memorial Hospital – Abingdon
AEGD 1593:  Johnston Memorial Hospital – Foundry Dental Center

To be eligible for the program the applicant must be a US Citizen and be attending or have graduated from an accredited US Dental School or Canadian Dental School.

Each applicant should file an application through the training program’s respective match process, provide:

  • Personal statement
  • Three reference letters
  • Dean’s letter
  • Official National Boards Part I and II or Integrated National Board Dental Examination (INBDE) score report
  • Dental school transcripts
  • Dental school diploma