Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
Avian & Exotic Pet Practice in west suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Integrative Avian and Exotic pet practice in western suburbs of Chicago is seeking a part time or full time veterinary associate. This progressive exotics practice is a combination of a primary care facility for a well established client base, referral practice for avian and exotic pets from around the Midwest, and holistic care center for dogs, cats and exotics. Nearly 95% of the patients are avian and exotic pet species, while the remainder are dog and cat holistic care patients. This practice is housed in a beautiful free-standing facility with a welcoming and compassionate ambiance, while providing the latest in avian and exotic pet medicine.
Our entire team maintains a strong foundation in conventional diagnostics and therapy for all of our patients. The hospital is equipped with in-house laboratory, Epica Vimago CT scanner, digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy and digital thermography. In addition, we integrate a variety of holistic modalities to complement the care of our patients, including herbal therapy, Chinese medicine, nutraceuticals, Laser therapy, acupuncture and chiropractic care. Although training and experience in holistic modalities is not required, an open-minded attitude and willingness to incorporate the benefits of alternative therapies available is a necessity. Several of our staff veterinarians have advanced training in many of the integrative modalities to care for our patients.
Applicants must be compassionate, service oriented and intellectually motivated.
Strong sense for team work is necessary to complement our other associate veterinarians, top notch support staff and clientele.
Possess clinical experience and a strong passion for exotic pet medicine, with a never ending quest for learning in this ever changing field.
Open-minded attitude and willingness to incorporate the benefits of alternative therapies.
Additional Salary Information: To complement the base salary, we offer an opportunity to earn quarterly bonuses based on production. A stipend is available for continuing education, professional association dues and VIN membership. Medical, dental and vision insurance is available, with the business paying 50% of the health insurance premium. Time off is included for vacation, personal leave, and continuing education.
About Ness Exotic Wellness Center
Integrative Avian and Exotic Pet Practice in western suburb of Chicago, Illinois. We provide a strong foundation in conventional medicine and diagnostics, with inclusion of integrative holistic therapies to broaden our treatment opportunities. This progressive exotics practice is an integrated primary care facility for a well established client base, referral practice for avian and exotic pets from around the Midwest, and holistic care center for dogs, cats and exotics.
Our dedicated facility built in 2008 houses this multi-doctor practice. We have a technically strong and knowledgeable support staff, with several full-time veterinary technicians (several are Certified Vet Techs), with all having extensive training in avian and exotic medicine and care.