Associate Veterinarian needed at Peaks View Animal Hospital in Lynchburg VA
National Veterinary Associates (NVA)
March 13, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
Peaks View Animal Hospital located in Lynchburg, VA, is looking for an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!!
Peaks View Animal Hospital is a busy, seven doctor practice. We currently have an opening for an Associate DVM. The majority of our patients are companion animals. Doctors on our staff have special interests in areas such as orthopedic surgery, reproductive medicine, rehabilitative medicine, behavioral issues, avians and exotics. We believe in the delivery of up-to-date services to our patients in the most compassionate and humane manner possible and emphasize a caring and sensitive attitude toward our clients. We are located in the beautiful, rolling hills of central Virginia, only a short drive to lakes and mountains.
For More information please visit www.peaksviewanimalhospital.com or feel free to contact our Hospital Manager: Brooke Lichford, LVT by email email@example.com or by phone: 434-385-1300
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
Digital radiography and digital dental radiography
Surgery suite with two surgery tables
Treatment area contains three stations, one with a dental sink and anesthesia
Advanced orthopedic and soft tissue surgeries
Central Virginia residents enjoy a relatively modest cost of living compared to surrounding cities. We are home to two liberal arts colleges, a university, and a growing community college. Golf and water sports in the summer and skiing in the winter are a convenient drive. The Blue Ridge Parkway offers scenic driving and the surrounding area is home to hikers and bikers. Our downtown is experiencing positive changes, with new restaurants and a reviving farmer’s market. The surrounding countryside farms provide a bounty of seasonal, local foods.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Other duties as assigned.
If you are looking for a career adventure and an opportunity for unmatched personal growth, we want to hear from you.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.