Practice Excellence in Medicine and Caring in a culture of compassion for clients, patients and staff with us at Val Vista Animal Hospital
Val Vista Animal Hospital is a four-doctor practice in Gilbert, treating dogs and cats. Established in 2000, we have a strong client base with a great reputation in the community. We were the first place winner for "Best of Gilbert"! We practice excellent quality medicine and have a strong culture that feels like family.
You will have a great work-life balance with a schedule that does not include Sundays, overnights or on-call. You will have variety of clients, supporting both wellness care and daytime emergency for dogs and cats. Your time and expertise is well-leveraged with a support staff to doctor ratio of greater than 3:1. Our facility is spacious and features a large treatment room with in-house lab and pharmacy, digital x-ray suite with ultrasound, designated surgical suite, designated dental suite with digital dental x-ray, cold laser therapy, eight exam rooms and the space to practice medicine appropriately. In addition to routing surgery, we also offer orthopedic surgery.
Our team is highly trained and friendly. We are professional, but maintain a caring, family environment. We look forward to partnering with a DVM that shares our vision!
The Veterinarian is responsible for providing high quality care to our patients while also developing rapport with their owners. In addition to physical examinations, surgeries, and dentistry, client communication and client education are of the upmost importance. It’s important that our Veterinarians treat each pet and client like part of the family. We are looking for someone full time or part time, and are open to mentoring a new grad or supporting an experienced vet in your career growth.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of in which applicant is applying
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Proficiency in surgery a plus
Competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including: