Vet Dentistry Residency Opening

We are seeking a veterinarian who has a passion for dentistry to join our team as a full-time resident in Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery Located in the vibrant heart of Mount Pleasant, SC. We are minutes from Downtown Charleston, beaches, intra-coastal waterway, and Shem Creek. Year after year Charleston has been voted the best place in the US to visit and live.

Our practice, led by an AVDC Board Certified Diplomate, offers a unique opportunity for growth and specialization in the field of oral surgery and veterinary dentistry.

We are looking for a talented individual who is eager to learn and committed to becoming a board-certified specialist.

Position: Residency Program in Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery

Location: Mount Pleasant, SC

What We Offer:  

  • Full-time residency opportunity with a structured mentor program designed to take 2 ½ to 3 years to complete.
  • A supportive team, including two licensed techs and a practice manager, dedicated to exceptional client communication and patient care.
  • Access to a full-service dental operatory equipped with Cone Beam CT, advanced dental and surgical equipment, and a sterile surgery operatory room for bone plating procedures.
  • Advanced maxillofacial continuing education provided by OMFS Diplomates.
  • Collaboration with other specialties in the hospital.
  • We have several sister dentistry practices to diversify your experience and maximize your learning opportunities.

What Makes Us Unique:  

  • All of our current doctors and residents are already or have the option to become owners in their own practice. We have a structure that creates economic opportunities beyond standard compensation structures.
  • Our residents will have the full support of our Diplomate team, full time anesthesiologist support, fully staffed ICU with oxygen cages for anesthesia recovery, and access to a comprehensive dental library and other educational resources.
  • We encourage personal and professional growth, fostering an environment where all team members can advance their career goals.


  • Veterinary License with a minimum of 18-months of general small animal practice with experience in dentistry or completion of a 12-month rotating internship that includes time spent with a veterinary dentist.
  • Current resume detailing any dentistry-related continuing education you’ve attended.
  • Work history with a minimum of two professional references.

If you are passionate about veterinary dentistry and envision yourself as an integral part of our long-term team, we invite you to submit your cover letter and resume. For more information on AVDC residency requirements, please visit Resident Services |


Job Type: Full-time Salary


  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Personalized dental equipment, including loops
  • Continuing education budget
  • Elective dental and vision insurance
  • 401K


  • 10-hour shifts

If you are ready to take your career in veterinary dentistry to the next level and become a part of our dedicated team, we look forward to hearing from you.



  • general small animal practice: 2 years (Required)
  • veterinary dental: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Veterinary License (Required)