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The term veterinary dentist may be used only to refer to AVDC Board Certified Veterinary Dentists and Board Certified Equine Veterinary Dentists. For individuals that have completed a residency, the term “board eligible” or “board qualified or credentialed” are unacceptable. For residents that have completed an AVDC residency the term is “seeking veterinarians that have completed residency training (NSS, SA, Equine, or Dual).” 

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Posted: December 6, 2022

                                        

Veterinary Dentist – Northlake Veterinary Hospital

Southern Veterinary Partners is a veterinarian owned and operated network of over 300 animal hospitals. Our veterinarian founders started the company seven years ago with the goal of providing high-quality care and exceptional client experiences. We pride ourselves on maintaining the original culture of the hospitals that join our team while SVP provides operational support. This gives our veterinarians the best of both worlds: partnership, benefits, networking, and support while maintaining a family culture.

We are currently looking for a Board-Certified Veterinary Dentist to join our rapidly growing team. Northlake Veterinary Hospital, located in Mandeville, Louisiana just north of New Orleans, provides quality veterinary care to the Northshore regional area including Covington, Madisonville, Robert, Hammond, Abita Springs, and Lacombe. The brand new 6,000 square foot facility offers full diagnostic capabilities including ultrasound, digital x-ray (including dental), a complete in-house IDEXX laboratory, therapy laser treatments, and has full service surgical capabilities (both elective and emergency). We are proud to offer 24-hour ER care 365 days a year!

Northlake Veterinary Hospital also has a brand-new boarding facility for all your doggie day care and feline home-away-from-home needs!  The experienced veterinarians and friendly staff at Northlake Veterinary Hospital are committed to providing our clients and their pets with individualized care from the puppy and kitten stage to the older years. By providing consistent quality health care, we strive to help your pet live a long and healthy life. The values needed to maintain our goals include a strong work ethic, honesty, communication, dedication, compassion, and commitment to strengthening the human-animal bond. 

If you are looking for a collaborative environment where you can practice gold standard medicine with best-in-class equipment, we encourage you to apply today. In addition to SVP’s standard benefit package, this opportunity also offers a generous sign-on bonus and SVP’s industry leading equity ownership package.

The ideal candidates thrive in a fast-paced environment and are dedicated to practicing the highest quality of specialty care possible.

Requirements:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
  • Diplomate of the American Veterinary Dental College, or residency-completed candidate 
  • Licensure must be in good standing to practice in the state of Louisiana.
  • Maintain cooperative relationships with primary care veterinarians, associated hospital departments, SVP teammates and others contacted in the course of work
  • Maintain composure, direction and professional demeanor at all times
  • 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

Southern Veterinary Partners rewards its team members with a competitive salary. Additional benefits may include growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Generous sign-on bonus and SVP’s industry-leading equity ownership package
  • Production incentive
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Medical insurance
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Professional liability coverage
  • Relocation assistance, if applicable 
  • Opportunity to impact 3rd and 4th year veterinary students by providing dental training in a superior facility

Please contact recruiting@svp.vet with any questions or to submit your resume.

 

Posted: December 6, 2022

                                        

Southern Veterinary Partners is a veterinarian owned and operated network of over 300 animal hospitals. Our veterinarian founders started the company with the goal of providing high-quality care and exceptional client experiences. We pride ourselves on maintaining the original culture of the hospitals that join our team while SVP provides operational support. This gives our veterinarians the best of both worlds: partnership, benefits, networking, and support while maintaining a family culture.

The Veterinary Dental Clinic of North Carolina (VDCNC) is currently seeking a Veterinary Dentist and Oral Surgeon to join our growing referral practice in Durham, NC. The VDCNC is a well-established veterinary dental referral practice with an excellent reputation in patient care, client communication, and long-term referral relationships. We are located in Durham, North Carolina, which is consistently rated in the top 10 places in the USA to live and work.

We have a new state-of-the-art, 4,000 square feet facility opening this year exclusively dedicated to providing both veterinary dental referral services and continuing education for veterinary students, technicians, and practicing veterinarians. We have over three years of experience integrating CB CT imaging with almost all patients benefiting from advanced 3D imaging. Over 1400 patients have been scanned. We also take great pride in our excellent, experienced support staff, including RVTs and an RVT with a VTS in Dentistry. Here at The Veterinary Dental Clinic of North Carolina, we believe in offering excellent quality of life with four-day work week, generous time off, and excellent benefits. If you are a passionate and caring team player, please apply today!

Requirements

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
  • Diplomate of the American Veterinary Dental College, or residency-completed candidate
  • Licensure must be in good standing to practice in the state of NC
  • Professional demeanor 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

Southern Veterinary Partners rewards its team members with a competitive salary. Additional benefits may include growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Generous sign-on bonus and SVP’s industry-leading equity ownership package
  • Production incentive
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Medical insurance
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Professional liability coverage
  • Relocation assistance, if applicable 
  • Opportunity to impact 3rd and 4th year veterinary students by providing dental training in a superior facility

Please contact recruiting@svp.vet with any questions or to submit your resume.

 

Posted: November 30, 2022

                                        

MedVet has multiple locations seeking Board Certified or Residency Trained Dentist to join our ever growing Specialty and Emergency team. Our hospitals have a well-established caseload and experienced technical staff. We are seeking individuals that are team oriented and have excellent communication skills with fellow colleagues, clients, and the referral community. These large multi-specialty and emergency hospitals have great resources and a very collaborative atmosphere.

MedVet/WestVet is an employee owned and veterinarian led organization. You will be offered an opportunity that is rare in today’s veterinary specialty space – the ability to become a shareholder! We take great pride in living our core values of Teamwork, Leadership and Compassion and work hard to offer our employees both professional and personal growth.

For more information about this opportunity with MedVet,

Please apply here for Dallas, Texas

Please apply here for Salt Lake City, Utah

Please apply here for Chicago, Illinois

or visit our website at www.medvet.com. To submit a confidential CV to Carolyn Luther, DVM at Carolyn.Luther@MedVet.com.

Come as you are! MedVet is an equal opportunity employer. We are ready to listen to your VOICE and help you pursue your Passion. We are also a drug-free organization, therefore employment with MedVet is dependent upon the passing of a drug screen and background check.

There are more positions listed at www.medvet.com/careers. Moving somewhere we do not currently have a posting? We still want to hear from you!

Posted: November 30, 2022

                                        

Advanced Veterinary Care is looking to expand their team by adding a Board-Certified Veterinary Dentist & Oral Surgeon, or board eligible clinician. We can welcome you with a generous Signing Bonus!

Join our collaborative team to provide excellent Veterinary Specialty Dentistry services and support to our community. We are a dynamic multi-specialty and 24/7 ER group, with Internal Medicine, Surgery, ECC, Cardiology and Oncology. We share the space with our Thrive Pet Healthcare colleagues at Eye Care for Animals and Dermatology for Animals. We are excited to expand into Dental & Oral Surgery services and seek someone who shares our passion for providing excellent medicine as well as developing and nurturing relationships with our veterinary community.

Advanced Veterinary Care was established in Salt Lake City in 2008 as the first specialty practice in Salt Lake City. AVC is a very integrated practice that seeks candidates who have strong communication skills, an energetic attitude, empathy, compassion and enthusiasm for helping clients and patients alike. In addition to our consultation services, our spacious hospital offers an MRI, digital radiography, two ultrasounds, laparoscopy/endoscopy, Critical Care an in-house blood bank, and a CE conference room for in house training and meetings.

The ideal candidate:

  • Board certified or residency trained
  • Values integrity, exhibits superior communication, displays excellent client service and patient care
  • Strong skill set to not only practice outstanding medicine, but also build and foster a strong team

Advanced Veterinary Care is part of Thrive Pet Healthcare and proud to offer industry-leading support for our team members:

  • Signing Bonus of $150k Available!
  • Competitive compensation
  • Veterinary Incentive Plan (VIP)
  • Relocation Assistance Package
  • Health benefits (vision/dental/life insurance too)
  • Generous paid parental leave
  • Thoughtful paid purr-ental leave
  • Annual CE Stipend and more!
  • 401k w/ employer match
  • Annual Paid Time Off
  • Additional family & furry care support options, including veterinary care discounts.

We are in the heart of Salt Lake City in the foothills of the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. Utah offers world renowned outdoor activities, with all 4 seasons, each offering their own activities, such as: rock climbing, hiking, skiing, and snowboarding. Salt Lake City is known for its beautiful mountains and friendly people, it is also affordable, clean, and ever growing, making it a great place to call home.

You take great care of Animals. We take great care of YOU!

For more information about this exciting opportunity, contact JoDanna Spencer at specialtyrecruiting@thrivepet.com.

At Thrive Pet Healthcare, we celebrate and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all of our team members, pet parents, and pets. We strive to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture where all team members belong and feel empowered.

Apply Here: https://www.click2apply.net/Z4r87Eu7oBqEDS6VZhbpzJ

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Posted: November 23, 2022

                                        

                                     Upstate Veterinary Specialties Is seeking a Veterinary Dentist

 About us

Upstate Veterinary Specialties, PLLC is a growing, privately-owned specialty and emergency practice located in upstate New York.  As a privately owned hospital, the practice owners are active clinicians who take a team approach to manage the hospital.  They make themselves accessible to the staff and are dedicated to making UVS the ideal veterinary practice for employees.

Our leadership, administration teams, doctors, and medical staff all work together in a collaborative environment to achieve our mission – helping pets live longer, happier lives through expert medical care and compassionate client service. We are a large team of dedicated professionals and take pride in being a leader in comprehensive specialty and emergency healthcare for pets.

The local Fellow of the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry has retired, and the area is in great need of a veterinary specialist in dentistry.  The dentist would join our existing team of board-certified specialists:

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oncology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Radiology
  • Surgery

 

Our clinicians are supported by highly educated licensed veterinary technicians, including two VTS (cardiology and internal medicine), assistants, client relations specialists, and administrative staff.

Our facility

Our newly constructed 40,000 square foot custom-built hospital has two (2) exam rooms and one (1) procedure space/work room dedicated to dentistry.  These rooms will be left open so that they can be built-to-suit.  Any additional equipment necessary for a state-of-the-art dentistry service will be considered. 

Our current equipment includes: 1.5 Tesla MRI, 64 slice CT scanner, fluoroscopy suite, digital x-ray, 4 high-quality ultrasound units, underwater treadmill, multi-parameter telemetry, endoscopy suite, multiple surgical suites, full diagnostic laboratory, and in-house pharmacy. 

Our location

If you are looking for a lively and energetic region that balances its historic roots with a vibrant metropolitan area, look no further! UVS is located in Latham, NY, which is considered part of upstate New York’s ‘Tri-City’ area. Upstate NY offers each of the four changing seasons bringing different scenery and events that offer cultural enrichment and more! The growing area is centrally located between the mountains of the Adirondacks, Berkshires, and Catskills and the popular cities of Boston, Montreal and New York.

The area’s attractions include the Empire State Plaza, Saratoga Race Track and Performing Arts Center, Lake George, Thatcher Park, The New York State Museum, and more. In Albany, there is something for everyone, with a variety of restaurants, bars, and entertainment, Albany is a great place to work and play. The area provides a thriving business community and exceptional educational institutes with urban, suburban, and rural living that is sure to fulfill your lifestyle. To learn more about our amazing city visit www.albany.org/visitors-guide/

Join us

We work hard to be worthy of the trust of our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets.  The primary care veterinarians in our area are accustomed to referral medicine and due to the recent retirement of the only board-certified Dentist in the area, we are certain that there is a built-in caseload

We value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiple incentives that speak to our philosophy.   

The position offers a base salary, plus a percentage of gross profit. Additionally, UVS offers a competitive benefits package and buy-in opportunity for the right individual.

UVS Benefits:

  • Paid medical, dental and long-term disability
  • 401(k) with matching contribution
  • Generous PTO
  • Substantial CE allowance and time away
  • Paid professional licensing and dues
  • Relocation costs
  • Employee pet insurance stipend
  • Full time (4-day work week) or part-time position

Contact us

Board certified specialists and individuals who have completed residency training in dentistry are encouraged to apply.  Inquiries and resumes should be directed to:

Amy Landy, Recruiting & Onboarding Specialist

Phone – (518)783-3198

Fax – (518)783-0409

hr@uvsonline.com

Posted: November 7, 2022

                                        

Small Animal Surgical Skills Assistant Professor (Teaching), Associate Professor (Teaching), Professor (Teaching), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

The University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM) invites applications for a full or part time employment at the ranks of Assistant Professor (Teaching), tenure-track, Associate Professor (Teaching), with tenure, Professor (Teaching), with tenure ranks. 

This successful applicant will teach in the undergraduate program with an emphasis on basic small animal surgical skills. This position is also posted in the professorial stream for those interested in dedicated time for research. 

We are looking for additional faculty to join our team for our expanded class size. Teaching will be 80%-90% of this position pending rank and will include didactic, clinical and professional skills laboratories, and 4th year rotation teaching in the DVM program. Clinical and teaching duties in addition to basic surgery instruction will be assigned based on needs of the program. Mentoring of advanced clinical trainees and providing continuing education within the veterinary community will also be part of the responsibilities. UCVM employs a distributed veterinary teaching hospital and clinical duties, and rotation teaching will occur in partner specialty practices and other practice settings.   Service will be 10-20% of assigned duties pending rank. 

Qualifications include a DVM (or equivalent) and advanced clinical training in small animal surgery, with board certification or eligibility (American College of Veterinary Surgeons or European College of Veterinary Surgeons). Other specialties with a surgical component to clinical activities are encouraged to apply and will be equally considered.  This includes but is not limited to specialists in ophthalmology, oral surgery, or neurology.  

A graduate degree in clinical or educational research is considered an asset. The candidate must be eligible for immediate licensure in the Province of Alberta. 

Appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor (Teaching) require evidence of successful undergraduate teaching abilities. The duties will normally include, but not go beyond the scholarship required to maintain currency in pedagogy and content in the discipline.

Appointments at the rank of Associate Professor (Teaching) require evidence of successful undergraduate teaching effectiveness and innovation in teaching methods; evidence that the individual is capable of initiating and participating in a wide variety of teaching activities. The duties will normally include the scholarship required to maintain currency in pedagogy and content in the discipline.

Appointments at the rank of Professor (Teaching) require evidence of excellence in effectiveness and innovation of teaching undergraduate students in a wide variety of teaching activities. The duties will normally include the scholarship required to maintain currency in pedagogy and content in the discipline.

UCVM has approximately 80 faculty members, 130 staff, 125 DVM students, 110 graduate students, 25 post-doctoral fellows, and 15 advanced clinical trainees. UCVM’s DVM program provides a comprehensive general veterinary education to approximately 50 students per year. The program is an integrated core-elective program, with enhanced educational opportunities in defined areas that combine discipline-based courses with extensive on-campus and off-campus experiential learning. UCVM is a research-intensive faculty with expanding research, graduate education, and advanced clinical trainee programs. Descriptions of the Faculty, its programs, and its departments can be found at www.vet.ucalgary.ca. The University has established the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning (http://www.ucalgary.ca/taylorinstitute) that supports the development of teaching excellence and scholarly activity.  

UCVM is located in Calgary, a vibrant, multicultural city of 1,200,000 near the Rocky Mountains, Banff National Park, and Lake Louise. The University of Calgary is a research-intensive, comprehensive university that supports innovation in education, research, and service to the community.

Those applicants wishing more information are encouraged to visit the website or e-mail vetdean@ucalgary.ca.  If you would like to meet to discuss the position at the ACVS Conference in Portland, Oregon, please email Aylin Atilla at aatilla@ucalgary.ca to schedule a meeting.

Application Instructions:

To Apply please visit the UCalgary careers page: https://careers.ucalgary.ca/jobs/10671713-small-animal-surgical-skills-assistant-professor-teaching-associate-professor-teaching-professor-teaching-faculty-of-veterinary-medicine.

Applications are encouraged as soon as possible, but will be accepted until December 15, 2022. Interested individuals should submit a Curriculum Vitae; a statement of teaching and scholarly interests; indicate full or part time application, rank they are applying for,  and the names and contact information for  three referees online via the ‘Apply Now’ link.

The University of Calgary has launched an institution-wide Indigenous Strategy in line with the foundational goals of Eyes High, committing to creating a rich, vibrant, and culturally competent campus that welcomes and supports Indigenous Peoples, encourages Indigenous community partnerships, is inclusive of Indigenous perspectives in all that we do.

As an equitable and inclusive employer, the University of Calgary recognizes that a diverse staff/faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research experiences of the entire campus and greater community. We are committed to removing barriers that have been historically encountered by some people in our society. We strive to recruit individuals who will further enhance our diversity and will support their academic and professional success while they are here. In particular, we encourage members of the designated groups (women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible/racialized minorities, and diverse sexual orientation and gender identities) to apply. To ensure a fair and equitable assessment, we offer accommodation at any stage during the recruitment process to applicants with disabilities. Questions regarding [diversity] EDI at UCalgary can be sent to the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (equity@ucalgary.ca) and requests for accommodations can be sent to Human Resources (hrhire@ucalgary.ca).

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. In this connection, at the time of your application, please answer the following question: Are you a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada? (Yes/No)

To learn more about academic opportunities at the University of Calgary and all we have to offer, view our Academic Careers website. For more information visit Careers in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.

The University strongly recommends all faculty and staff are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

About the University of Calgary

The University of Calgary is Canada’s leading next-generation university – a living, growing and youthful institution that embraces change and opportunity with a can-do attitude. Located in the nation’s most enterprising city, the university is making tremendous progress on its Eyes High journey to be recognized as one of Canada’s top five research universities, grounded in innovative learning and teaching and fully integrated with the community it both serves and leads. The University of Calgary inspires and supports discovery, creativity and innovation across all disciplines. For more information, visit ucalgary.ca.

About Calgary, Alberta

Calgary is one of the world’s cleanest cities and has been named one of the world’s most livable cities for years. Calgary is a city of leaders – in business, community, philanthropy and volunteerism. Calgarians benefit from a growing number of world-class dining and cultural events and enjoy more days of sunshine per year than any other major Canadian city. Calgary is less than an hour’s drive from the majestic Rocky Mountains and boasts the most extensive urban pathway and bikeway network in North America. 

 

 

 

 

 

English is the official language of AVDC. All documents, forms and examinations provided by AVDC are written in English, and all materials submitted by applicants and residents are to be written in English.

Use of Specialty Titles: The AVMA Principles of Veterinary Medical Ethics state: It is unethical for veterinarians to identify themselves as or in any way imply that they are members of an AVMA recognized specialty organization until such time as such certification has been awarded. AVDC has adopted the Guidelines for Use of Specialty Titles, prepared by the American Board of Veterinary Specialties of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

By signing the AVDC Training Program Registration form, an individual submitting an application for registration of a training program acknowledges that s/he may not use the terms ‘board eligible’, ‘board qualified’, ‘veterinary dental specialist’ or ‘veterinary dentist’, and may not make or imply any connection with AVDC until such time as the individual passes the AVDC examination and is awarded the AVDC Diploma.

The registration of an AVDC training program of an individual who is not in compliance with the policy stated above may be terminated by AVDC, in which case the individual will not be permitted to complete the AVDC credentials and/or the examination procedures, and, when appropriate, the circumstances may be reported by AVDC to the individual’s State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners.