Buffalo Small Animal Hospital located in Buffalo, NY is seeking an Associate DVM to join our practice!
Do you want to be where it’s all happening? Have you considered Buffalo? We’ve been on all the Top 10 lists – Art, Music, Craft Beer, Food, Waterfront, Best Places to Live – Buffalo is the place to be and we’re looking for a great veterinarian to add to our team.
Buffalo Small Animal Hospital is in the heart of the downtown expansion. We are a well-established hospital with a diverse client base. We are equipped with digital dental and full body x-ray, in-house Procyte, chemistry and snap machines, and more updated technology. We have had many exciting updates in the past year, and want a passionate, energetic doctor to help us continue our growth. If you are confident and have great communication skills, are team-motivated and want to help our practice excel, if you want a place where your thoughts and ideas will be heard and implemented, then we will be a perfect fit! Our salary/benefits package includes signing and retention bonuses!
Buffalo is a happening area with tons of development. We are minutes away from a revitalized waterfront area, multiple restaurants and lots of opportunity to develop community involvement.
About our hospital:
Idexx Laboratory in house and referral
Digital dental radiographs
Digital full body rads
Spacious treatment area
Experienced Licensed Veterinary Technicians
Boarding and grooming facility
Avimark softare-we are paper light!
What we’re looking for:
1-3 years’ experience, although new grads are welcome to apply
Teamwork & flexibility
Great communication skills and functions well as part of a team.
Someone who’s interested in growing the hospital, developing a specialty(ultrasound, orthopedic, ophthalmic, dermatology)
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.
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.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
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.