Michigan Road Animal Hospital at Crooked Creek is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our caring and compassionate team
Founded in 1955, we are an AAHA accredited, multi-doctor practice specializing in companion animal health. Our hospital has a loyal client base, phenomenal support staff, and offers excellent long term potential for the right doctor. All experience levels are welcome to apply!
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with the Managing Doctor, the Hospital Manager, 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.
Paid dues for AVMA, IVMA, State license and DEA dues
Incentive Offers - (Choose 2 of the following)
$20,000 sign-on bonus
$25,000 student loan assistance if DVM has student loans
Additional allowances for CE to pursue special interest (acupuncture, dentistry, ultrasound, exotics, etc.)
$30,000 Retention bonus for 3 years of employment
Skills and Basic Qualifications
Strong surgical skills - preferred.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Indiana.
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.
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.