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Ancillary Services

Ancillary Services

VA's health care providers may employ ancillary services to help diagnose or treat your medical condition. These services include:

  • Audiology (hearing)
  • Blind and Vision Rehabilitation
  • Chiropractic Services
  • Dental
  • Diagnostic Laboratory
  • Nutrition and Food Service
  • Nuclear Medicine (imaging)
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy Posthetics (artificial limbs, equipment, devices)
  • Radiology (x-rays and imaging)
  • Radiation Oncology (cancer care)
  • Recreation and Creative Arts Therapies (music, art, dance and drama)
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Social Work (housing, discharge planning, family support)
  • Speech/Language Pathology (speech, language, voice, fluency, cognition, and swallowing)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury