Company: VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Cen
Posted on: September 13, 2019
VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center is an
AAHA-accredited, multi-doctor specialty/general practice in scenic
Albuquerque, New Mexico
- VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital and Referral Center is
seeking an experienced Surgeon to join our AAHA-accredited,
multi-doctor ER/specialty/general practice in scenic Albuquerque,
New Mexico.We encourage you to meet our comprehensive team which
includes board certified specialists in Internal Medicine (2),
Surgery (2), Oncology (2), Ophthalmology (2), Criticalist (1) in
our established and highly regarded team of doctors.Additionally,
we have 6 full time General Practitioners, 2 full time Emergency
Doctors, and a current class of 8 Interns engaged in a
surgery/medicine/ER/specialty rotating internship. We also have an
oncology residency as well as a specialty dedicated intern in
Internal Medicine. Our generous referring community of
veterinarians considers our hospital as the leader in veterinary
surgery and specialty medicine in the tri-state area of New Mexico,
southern Colorado and west Texas. Our hospital boasts referrals
coming in state-wide, and we are committed to keeping that trust
and those relationships alive through quality medicine and
facilities that those referring veterinarians demand.Our
beautifully sprawling, 22,000 sq. ft. facility features spacious
work areas replete with state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic
tools. The facility possesses multiple treatment areas, a dedicated
ICU with segregated spaces for feline patients, 2 spacious surgical
suites, 9 exam rooms, a comfort room, private doctors' offices, and
a conference room with audiovisual capabilities. The Surgery
department is equipped with a full complement of orthopedic
systems, including IMEX linear/hybrid external fixators, ILN,
Biomedtrix Universal THR, fully locking and non-locking plates
(including SOP), and a GE OEC 9600 C-arm fluoroscopy unit. There is
a strong soft tissue and oncologic surgery caseload and the service
is well-equipped with instruments, including Endo-GIA roticulator
staplers, Forcetriad Ligasure, ureteral stents, SUBs, and a NPWT
system.The architectural flow allows easy access to our helical CT
scanner and two digital radiology suites. Our facility also
possesses dedicated operating suites for ophthalmology, soft tissue
and orthopedic surgery. The internal medicine area has an
ultrasound suite equipped with a GE Logic 7 ultrasound machine,
endoscopy suite, and a dedicated chemotherapy suite with Bio Safety
Cabinet. Our fully equipped and easily accessible in-house
diagnostic laboratory is able to complete copious and timely
accessions.Located in the northeast heights of Albuquerque, the
Sandia Mountains provide a picturesque backdrop to our professional
home. Albuquerque's high desert location provides 4 distinct
seasons and mild temperatures year-round. Many of the city's locals
consider autumn as their favorite season of the year and during
this time Albuquerque hosts the International Balloon Fiesta. The
event draws tens of thousands worldwide every fall for a visual
spectacle not to be replicated anywhere else. Our mild climate
offers many opportunities for outdoor activities such as hiking,
bike riding, skiing, and boating. Hungry? We have many local
restaurants, breweries and wineries offering gastronomical
experiences found nowhere else. Our local zoo, aquarium and
children's museum are favorites among our citizens of all ages.
Santa Fe-the state capital-and Taos-a world heritage site-are easy
day trips from Albuquerque. Famous for their art museums,
architecture, ancient pueblo sites and gastronomy; these are places
worth exploring and experiencing again and again.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.
Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:
- Network of 3,800+ doctors, including more than 600
- Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and
Residencies in the U.S.
- WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and
- Robust Clinical Studies program.
- Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships
and VCA Charities.VCA adds value to your compensation package with
- Competitive salary plus bonus
- Medical, Dental & Vision insurance.
- Generous CE allowance.
- Opportunity to teach and mentor.
- Life and Long Term Disability insurance.
- Professional Liability coverage.Benefits: We offer competitive
compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including
medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k),
generous employee pet discounts and more! The information in this
position description indicates the general nature and level of work
to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a
comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and
qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Management reserves the right to revise the job description or
require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the
job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel,
workload, or technical development).
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