Veterinary Surgeon

Job Description

Job Description

Are you in search of a hospital that you can not only practice world-class medicine but also be a part of a team that genuinely cares about each other and gives back to the community? MissionVet Specialty & Emergency is currently seeking a third Small Animal Surgeon to join us. We’ve recently renovated and have an additional 13,000 sq ft with 5 new state-of-the-art operating suites to meet all your needs!

The successful candidate should have the ability to perform minimally invasive surgery or a strong desire to learn MIS techniques. You will be supported by a highly skilled and engaged staff that genuinely cares about each other and their patients. Our multidisciplinary hospital was created in 2012 by partners of GCVS and local partners Tige Witsberger (Surgeon) and Jocelyn Cooper (Neurologist/Neurosurgeon) to provide high-level patient care, unparalleled communication and community outreach.

If you would like to be a part of a leading-edge practice that supports your talent and the importance of a work/life balance, know that at MissionVet, we can offer you that and much more!

  • Access to in-house SmartSound digital x-rays, 16 slice helical CT, 1.5T MRI, OEC 9600 C-Arm, and other state-of-the-art equipment
  • 2 Stryker arthroscopy/laparoscopy/thoracoscopy towers, and Covidien LigaSure™
  • 24/7 care for hospitalized patients
  • Multiple fracture and joint repair systems (Synthes TPLO and LCP, FIXIN, SOP, Biomedtrix THR)

Candidates will be offered a competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, CE allowance, and 401k employer matching. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to a rapidly growing practice with strong leadership and support.

Please visit our website for more information about our practice.

To start your journey please send your CV to Patrick O’Keefe, [email protected]

NVA Compassion-First is a community of more than 80 specialty and emergency hospitals across North America driven by the spirit of collaboration and focused on empowering the advancement of veterinary medicine at the local hospital level. NVA Compassion-First is the trusted partner of hospital teams who are looking for more-more resources to advance their medicine, a greater sense of belonging, and increased opportunities to care for their patients, clients, and people. Learn more at

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San Antonio, Texas, United States

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