Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

Company Description

West Frederick Veterinary Hospital , a four doctor AAHA-accredited hospital located in Frederick, MD (an hour from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, MD), is seeking an Associate Veterinarian who shares our passion for pets and their families. Our mission is to provide outstanding medical and surgical care to our patients, as well as, an excellent client experience to their families. We focus on work, life, and family balance, with no on-call duties as after-hours emergencies are referred to a local ER.

We are proud to have been an AAHA accredited hospital for more than 30 years!

If you love being around animals and people committed to offering them the best possible healthcare, we want to meet you!

As part of the PetWell team, we have access to veterinary professionals both locally and nationally, ranging in experience and skillset who are willing and committed to seeing growth for their peers. The support structure offers additional resources for medical cases, management issues, and cultural topics.

If you love being around animals and people committed to offering them the best possible healthcare, we want to meet you!

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    Job Description

    Our clinic treats mostly dogs and cats. Your day-to-day as an Associate Veterinarian at West Frederick includes;

    • general practice,
    • well and non-well case work-ups,
    • a reasonable surgical caseload (spays, neuters, soft tissue, and other types),
    • dentistry.

    We offer;

    • in-house labs,
    • ultrasound,
    • therapeutic laser,
    • electrocautery,
    • tonometry,
    • digital dental radiography,
    • digital radiography with separate dental and surgical suites .

    The practice sees a range of cases, from wellness visits to complex workups. As a group, we pride ourselves on excellent teamwork, collaboration on cases, and continuity of care.

    Our doctors are always looking for more ways in which to serve their community. We are open to all ideas! This hospital has room to enhance our services. Are you interested in:

    • pocket pets (such as ferrets, rabbits, hamsters, and guinea pigs)


    • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree.
    • State license
    • DEA license
    • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language.
    • Availability for weekend shifts

    Additional Information

    All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

    As an employee , you will have access to a wide range of benefits, training, and career growth opportunities.

    Benefits include but not limited to:

    • Mentorship / Training
    • Work-Life-Family (Flexible) scheduling
    • Competitive Compensation Plans
    • Maternity and Paternity Leave
    • Paid licensing fees, CE’s and professional dues
    • Insurance: Medical, vision, dental, and more
    • Paid-time off

    About the Employer: This hospital is owned and operated by NVA. At our hospitals, our Veterinarians make decisions about medicine and treatment choices.

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    Frederick, Maryland, United States

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