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Staff Dentist 
Position Opening

Bland Ministry Center has operated a safety-net dental clinic in Southwest Virginia since 1983; we currently have two locations as well as a school-based oral health program.  We’re looking to a hire a full-time (32-40 hours per week) general dentist to join our growing practice at our Wytheville site.  We serve patients in great need, many of whom are Medicaid enrollees or qualified for sliding-scale fees.  Our goal is to bring patients out of emergent situations and focus on oral health education and restorative care.  If you’d like to make a difference in people’s lives and work in a positive atmosphere, we’d love to have you join us!  Wytheville’s growing downtown is a great place to call home, surrounded by gorgeous outdoor destinations and not too far from Blacksburg, Bristol, and Winston-Salem.

Applying for Loan Repayment Programs?  We are a qualified site with the state and Tobacco Commission!


  • DDS/DMD licensed to practice in Virginia

  • Must have a current DEA.

  • Should have a minimum of 1 year experience; recent graduates encouraged to also apply.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary

  • Two weeks Paid Time Off plus 11 paid holidays

  • Health insurance

  • Licensing and continuing education stipends

  • Eligible for bonus after one year

  • May be eligible for Virginia State Loan Repayment Program   

All interested candidates, please e-mail your CV and a paragraph about yourself to for consideration.  We look forward to speaking with you!

Bland Ministry Center is committed to creating a culture of mutual respect and compassion between staff and amongst clients or patients.  We strive to create conditions that provide everyone with an equal opportunity to thrive.  We will not discriminate for any reason. 

40 Years of Accessible Dental Care in Southwest Virginia

Volunteers and grant-funded staff have provided quality oral health care to the uninsured and underserved in our community since 1983.  We'd love to have you join us as we start working toward our next forty years!

Big Walker Dentistry

Our satellite clinic opened in Wytheville in December 2019.  Currently, one dentist and hygienist serve patients out of five operatories... Take a tour!

Make Wythe County Home

Live and play in our happening downtown, or take the backroads through the mountains and along the winding New River.  No matter where you land, you're sure to be welcomed into our Southwest Virginia community.  

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