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Medical and Dental Residencies

Ballad Health offers osteopathic, orthopedic and pharmacy residencies through several of our award-winning hospitals and service lines.

Each of our residency programs provides a well-rounded experience with access to up-to-date research, technologies, treatments and resources.

Why choose a Ballad residency program?

Ballad’s residency programs provide the faculty and institutional support – as well as the patient care experiences – you need to prepare for your growing career.

And in addition to gaining the skills to deliver high-quality care, residents can take advantage of our region's exceptional quality of life. The Tri-Cities area of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia offers four distinct seasons, thriving communities and abundant options for indoor and outdoor recreation and entertainment.

We hope Ballad will be your choice to continue your growth, learning and discovery as you progress through your residency experience.

How do I get started?

For more information about Ballad’s pharmacy, orthopedic, osteopathic or dental residency programs, please visit the links below.

There, you’ll find details about each program and instructions on how to apply.

AEGD Dental Residency

Ballad’s AEGD dental residency program is a one-year program with a two-year option located in Washington County Virginia, sponsored by Johnston Memorial Hospital.

The program provides general dentists advanced clinical and didactic training in a multidisciplinary environment that enhances and refines skills and knowledge obtained in dental school while providing practical experiences serving underserved communities.

Family medicine residencies

For excellent medical training in a rural setting, Ballad Health features family medicine residencies at community hospitals* in Southwest Virginia:

Internal medicine residencies

Ballad Health also offers internal medicine residencies at two community hospitals in Southwest Virginia:

*To augment this training – for both the family and internal medicine residency programs – our community hospitals work in conjunction with Ballad Health’s award-winning tertiary medical centers to provide well-rounded residency experiences.

Orthopedic residency

Ballad’s orthopedic residency program is a five-year program located at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee, and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

The program provides orthopedic trainees with the clinical and surgical knowledge necessary for all aspects of orthopedic surgery.

Pharmacy residencies

Ballad offers the following pharmacy residencies in Tennessee:

These programs provide pharmacy residents with challenging and rewarding experiences carefully designed to enhance their current knowledge base.