VCA Cordova Veterinary Hospital is seeking an experienced Veterinarian as Medical Directorto lead our progressive, 5-doctor small animal and Dentistry referral practice in Sacramento, California. This is an outstanding opportunity to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the hospital like an owner would, but without the risks of ownership. Plus, you'll have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, and more, to help you succeed.
At VCA Cordova Veterinary Hospital, we have 3 general practice DVMs who provide primary care, and surgery to our patient. Within our practice we also have Sacramento Veterinary Dental Service (SacVDS) consisting of 2 Dentistry DVMs seeing dentistry referral cases 5 day per week. Our dentistry services include oral surgery, extractions, root canal therapy, crowns/restorative dentistry, malocclusion and orthodontic treatments. We see dogs and cats with a variety of healthy and sick cases. Our experienced and knowledgeable team members are fully trained on the latest veterinary medicine and procedures, ensuring that our patients receive the best veterinary care in the industry.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL:
Our well-appointed hospital includes 5 exam rooms, 1 treatment area, a surgery suite, dental suite and an isolation unit.
In-house laboratory capabilities include Heska CBC, Abaxis Chemistries, Electrolytes, u/a'™s, Felv/FIV, Parvo, Idexx Pancreatitis Snap tests, and cytology. We use Antech laboratories for all other diagnostics.
We have an in house ultrasound and digital radiography technology with a viewing station to review radiographs with owners as well as the opportunity to send out all of our digital radiographs to a Board Certified Radiologist for an expert opinion.
Digital Dental radiographs as part of every dental procedure as well as highly skilled dental RVTs
Surgical monitoring and support includes Cardell monitors including pulse ox and blood pressure monitoring.
Electronic Medical Records with computers in every exam room
Long-term, experienced and very knowledgeable RVT'™s and vet assistants
A loyal clientele that care for their animals
Complete pharmacy '“large inventory of established pharmaceuticals as well as many of the latest developments
Strong focus on client education.
Sacramento is a wonderful city with lots of options based on lifestyle. It has an ideal year round climate with incredible outdoor opportunities including hiking, mountain biking, water sports, skiing, wine tasting, and camping. It is only an hour and a half drive from San Francisco, Lake Tahoe or Napa Valley with all their accompanying activities. There are many world-class restaurants, fun outdoor cafes, and art theatres to visit in Sacramento. How many places in the world can you have access to both the beach and mountains in less than a 2 hour drive?
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
VCA adds value to your compensation package with the following: