Flat salary or salary with commission is available.
The Veterinary Medical Center at Lakewood Ranch is a new privately owned facility built in 2018. We have both a general Practice and an Emergency Practice under the same roof. Our team of 45+ doctors and staff work together to provide the best customer service and medicine possible.
Our emergency department has an opening for a full-time emergency veterinarian. Our full-time emergency doctors are scheduled 3 shifts per week on a flexible rotating schedule. A part-time schedule is also available.
Surgical skills are not required. However, applicants with solid surgical skills can receive extra compensation for those skills. A minimum of 1 year experience in emergency medicine is required to work alone. Mentorship is available those who are interested in entering the field of emergency medicine. We understand scheduling and salary are an important part of accepting a position, and are happy to share this information in advance of a formal interview. We provide 100% health coverage, a generous compensation and vacation package, CE allowance, VECCS dues paid, uniform allowance, DEA license paid for each doctor, retirement plans with 3% matching, discounted pet care and more.
Our hospital is well equipped with the latest in diagnostics and treatments. We have brand new equipment including full anesthesia monitors (HR, RR, CO2, O2, temp. etc), doppler, central oxygen, ICU oxygen units, Heska fluid pumps, syringe pumps, digital radiology with telemedicine, ultrasound, in house blood machines (cbc, chem, u/a, pt/ptt, iSTAT, lactate, and more), a new cardiostart defibrillator, companion animal laser machine, endoscopy, high flow oxygen, Vet Stem and more! Our animal blood bank opened in November of 2021 and blood products are always available. We have an 11,996 square foot expansion planned for completion in the near future with lots of new equipment and additions!
A Criticalist is on staff to help with more complex cases as well as endoscopy/GI FB removal. We take pride in hiring trained technical staff so that our doctors are well supported and our patients are well cared for. We are known for our approach to customer/patient care and have been a part of the Bradenton/Sarasota community for 20 years. Our hospital is privately owned by a veterinarian who has practiced emergency medicine for 17+ years. If you have any questions at all about this position, please feel free to call/text Dr. Wendy Ellis at 941-266-0335 (cell) or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moving allowances are available! Sign on bonuses are offered with a signed 1 year contract. If emergency medicine is your true passion, we'd love for you to visit us and see what we are about! To apply, please fax your CV to 941-782-8426 or email to email@example.com.
The Veterinary Medical Center at Lakewood Ranch is a new stand-alone veterinary hospital that opened in November of 2019. Our hospital is privately owned and located in a new fast growing community about an hour south of Tampa and 20-30 minutes from the famous white sandy beaches of Sarasota and Anna Maria Island. Lakewood Ranch was recently named one of the top growing planned communities in the United States and our region was voted one of the best places to live in America! If you love golfing, wildlife, the beaches, arts, nightlife and shopping, you will love living here!
Lakewood Ranch is an award-winning master-planned community in Sarasota and Manatee counties on the West Coast of Florida. Lakewood Ranch is just minutes from the Gulf Coast beaches and cultural assets in Sarasota. It is also home to A-rated schools, the Sarasota Polo Club, the 75-acre Premier Sports Campus, and has its own Main Street with theaters, shopping and dining, and more. For more information visit www.lakewoodranch.com.