We are seeking an experienced Emergency Veterinarian to join VCA SouthpawsVeterinary Specialists & Emergency Center in Fairfax, VA -- our growing, 24-hour emergency/critical care and multi-specialty referral practice located just outside of Washington, D.C.
Intern-trained practitioners, or veterinarians with 3 or more years of experience, are welcome to apply.
CritiCare, our combined emergency service and intensive care department, functions 24/7/365 for primary and referred emergency or critical care patients, walk-ins, and transfers from our other specialty departments. CritiCare is staffed by 12 full-time Veterinarians (two board-certified ACVECC), with four rotating Interns providing overnight coverage. Other specialty departments are on-call to assist with Surgical, Neurologic, Oncologic, Internal Medicine, and Ophthalmologic patients, while our Radiology department sees patients for ultrasound exams 7 days-a-week. SouthPaws CritiCare doctors rotate day, evening and weekend shifts, working on average 13 shifts per month.
In addition to a highly accomplished team and a stimulating and collegial work environment, SouthPaws offers:
An established caseload and reputation.
Full-time Surgery, Medical and Radiation Oncology (linear accelerator and I131 therapies), Neurology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, Cardiology and Internal Medicine specialists to help provide multimodality patient care and support. Pet rehabilitation and holistic care also available on-site. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy on-site.
State-of-the-art equipment and a lovely 34,000 square foot hospital.
An excellent reputation for supporting our referring veterinarians in the Washington, D.C. region'™s veterinary community.
As a member of the VCA family, your passion 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 3,800+ 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.
VCA SouthPaws adds value to your compensation package with the following: