Veterinarian at Animal Hospital of Colorado Springs in CO - AAHA, surgery mentorship!
Animal Hospital of Colorado Springs
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
3 openings available.
Animal Hospital of Colorado Springs, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado,is looking for a full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our amazing team! We are proud to be AAHA accredited since 2011! New grads are welcome to apply. Our clinic would provide an excellent environment for candidates interested in expanding their surgery, dentistry, and internal medicine skills!
About our clinic: Animal Hospital of Colorado Springs is a full-service small animal hospital that treats dogs, cats, and our medical director, Dr. Dan Muelhaupt also sees all small mammals, as well as reptiles and birds on a case-by-case basis. Our diagnostic equipment includes an in-house laboratory (CBC, Chemistries, PT/aPTT), digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound machine (one is brand new!), microscopy, and tonometry. All our exam rooms contain computers, making it easy to review radiographs with clients. We are paperless and use Impromed for our electronic medical records and PetDesk for easy client communication. Our main reference lab is Antech. Most importantly, we have an amazing support staff and a 3-4:1 technician to doctor ratio, with additional support assistants and hospital attendants to help in our 8 exam rooms.
At AHCS, we perform a large variety of routine and advanced soft tissue surgeries, orthopedic surgeries, and dentistry. Our surgery suite contains two surgical tables, CO2 cutting laser, suction, and monitoring equipment (3 BM5s and a Grady medical for SPO2, ECG, ETCO2, Temp, NIBP and doppler). Our doctors perform mostly any soft tissue surgery other than thoracic procedures and we offer a variety of orthopedic procedures (MPLs, TTAs, and FHOs to name a few). We also utilize the services of traveling surgeons for orthopedics and other more advanced procedures as indicated. Our dental equipment includes two wet tables, drills, ultrasonic scalers, water/air jets, high speed polishing handpieces, and required dental radiography. We use cold laser therapy post-op on most patients.
Our full-time doctors work 4-days week which includes rotating Saturdays. Monday through Friday we have a two-hour break from 12 pm to 2 pm. There are no on-call responsibilities since we have several referral/emergency locations nearby. We have excellent relationships with many local Specialists for consults or referrals as needed. You can learn more about our incredible practice at animalhospitalscs.com.
Location: 1015 Cheyenne Meadows Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
About Colorado Springs, CO: Colorado Springs is an amazing location for all ages! Located along the Front Range, we have amazing views of the southern Rocky Mountains, including Pikes Peak. There are endless outdoor activities like trail running, hiking, cycling, and rock climbing. In addition to the mountains, Colorado Springs has over 15,000 acres of open space and parks. Other fun activities include exploring the incredible rock formations at Garden of the Gods, visiting our one-of-a-kind Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, or having high tea at the Glen Eyrie castle. Furthermore, Denver is only 70 miles north, so you can easily get to the city to enjoy the nightlife, restaurants, or one of Denver’s six professional sports teams.
All experience levels welcome and encouraged to apply
Colorado Veterinary License – active and in good standing
Team-oriented mentality that supports our positive, collaborative culture
Competitive annual base salary
Monthly production bonus with no negative accrual
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Paid time off
401k with employer match
Paid CE with dedicated paid training time off
Paid license fees and membership dues
Opportunity to grow surgical skills
Wellness and mentorship programs
If this sounds like a team you would like to be a part of, apply today for immediate consideration!
Mission Veterinary Partners is a veterinarian-founded network of 300+ animal hospitals throughout the United States. While it’s important to know what we are, it’s probably more important to know what drives us - We have one mission: to be the employer of choice in veterinary medicine. Our mission is to be more than just a business model. We represent a work culture and mindset revolved around the health and well-being of each of our team members, so they can provide the best care possible for our clients and patients!
We’re always looking to connect with like-minded individuals so if you are looking for a new team, reach out today to see how we can help.
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