Associate Veterinarian Position, Integrative Small Animal Practice
Integrative and independently-owned practice seeks an Associate Veterinarian with a compassionate heart and an open mind. This is an opportunity to develop satisfying relationships with caring clients and the animals that they love, as you work with them to facilitate long term health. In addition to providing services to new patients with chronic problems, we provide lifelong wellness care, focusing on healthy choices in nutrition and proactive care giving.
In this setting, we integrate general practice, dentistry and surgery, with many alternative therapies, including: Acupuncture, Animal Chiropractic, Chinese and Western Herbal medicine, Homeopathy, Flower Essences, Laser therapy, and Stem Cell therapy and potential for Ozone therapy. Equipped with laser, electro-acupuncture, stem cell technology, surgical suite, high-speed dental unit, digital dental and tabletop radiography.
The veterinarian who we are looking for:
Enjoys humans as well as animals,
Relates to patients, clients, and coworkers with empathy and compassion.
Is confident and experienced in general medicine and surgery,
Has been educated in at least one alternative veterinary modality,
(such as Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Herbal or Homeopathic medicine)
Has a dedication to continuing education in integrative therapies.
Desires to live in Rhode Island and enjoy the community of this small state
Enjoys working in a custom-designed, free standing and comfortable workplace.
As an independently owned veterinary hospital, we do not have corporate policies that prevent you from offering everything and anything that you know and understand to help your patients. Salary and benefits (based on a 4-day work week) dependent on level of experience and additional training.
We are located in beautiful Exeter Rhode Island, the setting is a rural town, close to many beautiful beach communities, farmlands and large state parks. Also, within close proximity to the University of Rhode Island, Newport and Providence. There are many diverse cultural events, outdoor activities and great restaurants in this area. Our clients come from throughout the state, as well as surrounding in CT and MA.
Additional Salary Information: Salary (based on a 4 day work week) dependent on level of experience and additional training: 60-80K plus health and dental insurance, paid vacations and holidays, Simple IRA with employer contributions, CE stipend of $2500/yr RI state License fees and professional liability coverage. Production–based compensation beyond base salary after first 6 months of employment.
Option exists for additional work days or hours (with production-based pay) for a highly motivated individual.
About Wolf Rock Animal Health Center
Wolf Rock Animal Health Center is a well equipped full service animal hospital that provides high quality animal health care using an integrative approach. Each patient is treated as an individual and all options for diagnostics and therapies are discussed with the client. We strive to provide excellent service in a kind and loving environment.
Dr. Hassinger and her colleagues integrate conventional diagnostic and treatment techniques with alternative therapies. Services currently offered include: General medicine, dentistry and surgery, Acupuncture, Animal Chiropractic, Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine, Western Herbal medicine, Homeopathic medicine, Flower Essence therapy, Nutritional Therapy, 3B Laser therapy, Stem Cell Therapy, and PRP Therapy. Board certified surgical services and ultrasonographic workups are available in house.
The facility is a freestanding, building created entirely with healing in mind. Our focus is on providing information and services that promote long healthy lives, rather than employing corporate marketing strategies that push unnecessary and potentially toxic therapies. Our healing intent begins at the front door, where a medicinal herb... garden is one side, and a peaceful naturalized pond on the other side. All rooms have natural daylight, and low level lighting options which create a calm and nurturing environment for all patients, clients and staff. Since patient comfort is always a priority, we make use of comfortable bedding,aromatherapy, quiet music and gentle handling techniques.