VCA Chiquita Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced veterinarian to join us as Medical Director in our full-service animal hospital that serves cats, dogs and exotics in Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Punta Gorda, and Port Charlotte, Florida.
Our mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care for companion pets. We do this by offering a full range of medical, surgical, dental, and diagnostic services. We also offer eastern/alternative medicine including acupuncture. We practice with state of the art equipment, including dental radiographs, ultrasound, digital radiographs, and in house labs. The Medical Director (MD), while also working as a practicing veterinarian, is responsible for establishing the medical quality and patient care provided by all doctors in the hospital. The MD achieves this through strong leadership, a positive attitude, and serving as a mentor and role model for the associate veterinarians and staff.
Located near Fort Myers and within sight of the glimmering Gulf of Mexico, Cape Coral is a vibrant and friendly community with all the beauty you expect from Southwest Florida. With more than 400 miles of canals, boating, fishing and water sports are a significant enhancement to the quality of life in Cape Coral. The city also boasts golf courses, tennis courts, athletic parks and nature preserves. Cape Coral is home to manatees, and Sirenia Vista Park has kayak routes to Matlacha Pass Aquatic Preserve, where birds wade amid mangroves.
As a member of the VCA family, your love for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:
-Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists
-Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S.
-WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
-Robust Clinical Studies program
-Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
We offer competitive compensation and great benefits for eligible employees, including medical/dental, generous personal pet care discounts, 401k, and more!