All Creatures Animal Hospital in East Amherst, NY is looking for an Associate DVM
Located in an affluent neighborhood, All Creatures Animal is a well-established, busy practice which has sustained incredible growth over the past 15 years. We provide primary care, orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, limited emergency service, avian and exotic specialty pet care, and zoo animal pet care to a city population of approximately 260,000.
We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Veterinarian who has good surgical skills, interest in exotics is preferred and must have a license in good standing.
6 exam rooms, Surgery Suite and large treatment room
Dental and Digital X-ray
Class IIIb laser
Tonopen, Iso and sevofluorane gas anesthetic machines
Abasix in house chemistry/CBC and T4 machines
Well stocked, in-house Pharmacy
Cardell monitoring unit
We have all the amenities of a big city without the hassles. We have very short commute times, a variety of neighborhoods, amazing food, distinct architecture, two professional sports teams, and low housing prices. We are located near two great lakes and are 2 short hours from Toronto, Canada.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
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.