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Dentistry Take a Closer Look

Take the First Step Toward a Career at VA
VHA Dentistry Trainees
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As a VHA Health Trainee, your career is just beginning. Now's the time to make the career decisions that will define your life. Take your first step on your new journey with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Read more about how VA can support you career:

Support for your finances

VA offers generous loan repayment programs because we want you to focus on our patients, not your debt.

More time off for your life

From 13 to 26 days of vacation time, our staff makes the most of their lives outside of work.

Universal health records

Our universal health records gives you greater access to help our Veterans get the care they need faster.

Practice across the U.S.

With more than 1,400 locations and licensure valid in all 50 states, VA has career opportunities that fit every lifestyle.

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See what it’s like to be a VA Dentistry Resident by watching this video.

Careers at VA

We have a variety of careers that fit your skills and experience. See what VA can offer you:

  • Dentist
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Laboratory Technician