The Animal Medical Center is seeking an ACVS or ECVS board-certified or board-eligible surgeon to join our experienced surgical team. The AMC is dedicated to supporting excellence in clinical practice and post-graduate teaching, ensuring rewarding careers, and assuring the health and safety of all hospital employees and clients.
We are a stimulating, collegial, specialty and primary care veterinary hospital that promotes lifelong learning, postgraduate intern and resident training, and scholarship. Many additional advantages and benefits include:
Debt forgiveness program
Excellent benefits (paid health insurance, paid time-off and sick time, and continuing education time-off and stipend)
Assistance to find housing
A 70-million-dollar plus renovation plan to launch a new, state-of-the-art teaching hospital that will pave the way for a fulfilling professional experience
The primary job responsibilities include leading a surgical service (soft tissue and orthopedics) that provides primary patient care and providing clinical training of interns and residents assigned to the surgical service. Participation is expected in all general surgery service activities, such as meetings, resident seminars, journal club, rounds, and other didactic teaching. The applicant must be committed to excellent patient management, client service, and clinical teaching. Applicants must have completed a 3-year residency in small animal surgery (or equivalent), be either ACVS or ECVS board-certified or ACVS board-eligible and be eligible for licensure to practice as a veterinary professional in New York State.
The AMC is nestled in a large biomedical community on the upper East Side of NYC with excellent clinical and collaborative opportunities. As a small animal hospital providing referral services, 24-hour emergency care, and primary care, the AMC treats over 50,000 cases a year. Diagnostic imaging services including computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging are on-site. In addition to a team of 5 board-certified surgeons, our faculty and technician teams offer a broad range of specialties and services including board-certified diplomates and specialists in anesthesiology, dentistry, dermatology, exotic pet medicine, internal medicine, interventional radiology, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, pathology, radiation oncology, radiology, and rehabilitation and sports medicine. Equipment available includes a 64-slice CT, 1.5-T MRI, C-Arm fluoroscopy, endoscopic equipment for arthroscopy, laparoscopy, thoracoscopy, and much more. A commercial diagnostic laboratory housed within AMC operates 7-days per week and includes an on-site clinical pathologist. We also have a social worker.
Salary and benefits are very competitive.
Job ID: 306381986