We offer a competitive Benefits package;
$1500 CE allowance
4 days Paid for CE,
All due for veterinary/DEA license renewal,
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in Florida.
Excellent medicine and surgical skills
Perform routine and complex surgical procedures including (but not limited): spays/neuters, abdominal exploratory and mass removals.
Perform routine and complex dental procedures including full dental examination, evaluation of dental radiographs, as well as simple and complex extractions and oral surgical procedures
Develop treatment plans for patients undergoing day hospitalization based on complete problem-based assessment. Transition patients to overnight care as needed and communicate effectively with referral hospitals in order to ensure continuity of patient care
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend continuing education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Good Shepherd Pet Hospital is a small animal hospital that is growing and looking for an additional full-time veterinarian in the Odessa, FL. New graduates or experienced veterinarian will be considered for this position.
Good Shepherd pet Hospital is a progressive privately owned paperless practice offering preventive care, sick pet care, emergency care, digital radiography and ultrasound, in house lab, general surgery and dentistry, well-stocked pharmacy plus wonderful staff. We are open 8am - 6pm weekdays and Saturdays. We believe in a healthy work life balance. Our practice emphasizes optimal, affordable care for pets and exceeding pet owners' expectations in every way. We strive to make veterinary care accessible to all pet owners. We believe our team is an invaluable asset to improve our practice and standard of care.
Opportunities for career advancement range from the learnings of a new professional and surgical skills for new graduates to a healthy caseload for experienced practitioners. Salary and benefits are highly competitive and negotiable based upon experience and scheduled work week desired. Continuing Education and other practice related expenses are paid f...or by the practice. We believe in a relationship that can provide growth to you, fellow associates, our staff, and our clients by a willingness to learn new techniques, treatment protocols, and work as a team to build and develop an exciting and wonderful hospital.