Colonial Veterinary Hospital located in Ithaca, NY is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!
We are a 10 doctor practice with a large support staff that includes 30 LVT's and Assistants. We're open 7 days/week, and 24 hours for hospitalized patient care. Our practice is the perfect mix of general and specialty services. Our hours of operation do not require overnight doctor shifts, however there is a very challenging and diverse caseload in emergency medicine. We have a great group of veterinarians who support each other and work well as a team, with specialties that include IM, Surgery, and Oncology.
7 exam rooms
Dedicated dental suite
24-hour patient hospitalization
Ithaca is a vibrant college town with Cornell University just 5 miles away. We have wonderful restaurants, cultural events, and many outdoor activities available!
About the position: - In this position you'll use your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets.
- As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.
Knowledge and Experience: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university A license to practice in New York
Skills and Abilities: Professional mannerism and appearance Good interpersonal skills. Positive and friendly attitude. Ability to communicate directions Ability to make decisions. Respect for clients and their pets. Ability to work under stress. Practices the highest standard of medicine and upholds the veterinary code of ethics
Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are: Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists. Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S. WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff. Robust Clinical Studies program. Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities.
Internal Number: R-42797
About VCA Animal Hospitals
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.