The Department of Dentistry provides family dental care, preventive care, periodontics, restorations, obturators, crowns and bridges, endodontics, implants, oral surgery and cosmetic dentistry. Faculty and residents also treat special needs patients with systemic disorders and developmental disabilities that require care in the hospital setting.
The University of Virginia Health System has a one- to two-year General Practice Dental Residency for graduates of dental schools designed to allow residents to expand their clinical knowledge and learn more about treating medically compromised patients. Our residents are part of our clinical staff. UVA also offers Graduate Externships and Undergraduate Internships.
To promote well-being and to foster a sense of community and compassion, UVA has developed a program to to assist residents to navigate the sometimes turbulent waters of training. The website is divided by topics of wellness – financial, physical, and mental/emotional.
The UVA Health System has a General Practice Dental Residency for graduates of dental schools, designed to allow them to expand their clinical knowledge and learn more about treating medically compromised patients.