Owl Creek Veterinary Hospital located in Virginia Beach, VA is seeking to hire an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!
Owl Creek Veterinary Hospital is a high volume, well established , full service veterinary hospital that strives to deliver excellent veterinary care to every client and patient that walks through our doors. Our team is made up of kind, caring, compassionate and dedicated staff members that help to provide progressive pet care, while building long lasting bonds with our clients and their pets.
Owl Creek offers digital x-ray, a full in house laboratory as well as outside reference lab availability, a therapeutic K-laser, digital otoscope, fully equipped surgical suite, and dental x-ray.
We also have very close relationships with local specialty hospitals for advanced diagnostics, surgery and 24 hour emergency care.
We are highly focused on preventative care and dentistry. We also encourage and support the growth and advancement of our DVM’S special veterinary interests.
About Virginia Beach, Virginia
Virginia Beach is one of the largest vacation spots on the east coast. Virginia Beach offers something for everyone! Beautiful beaches, gorgeous mountains, a fantastic variety of restaurants, a thriving night life, theatres, historic sites and the Virginia Beach Symphony. Owl Creek is a 5-6 minute drive to the beach, and a short drive away from the Outer Banks of North Carolina and the Eastern Shore.
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.
A DVM who is passionate about their work, values the human-animal bond, will strive to uphold our core values
Can effectively communicate and collaborate with our existing team to continue to provide the highest standard of care for our clients and patients.
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.