Frisco Animal Hospital located in Frisco, Colorado is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our practice.
Frisco, CO is a tight-knit mountain community in the heart of the Rockies that considers their furry friends as family members. Our team takes pride in knowing that we provide progressive pet care while creating client trust and improving pets? health. The ideal candidate for this position is a doctor who is passionate about their work, values and thrives in the special culture of our hospital, and effectively communicates and collaborates with our existing team to provide the highest standards of care to our patients. We feel fortunate to provide the level of veterinary care in this community that we do, while still having endless recreational opportunities in our back yards!
We are a 3-doctor, progressive, and paperless practice that offers state-of-the-art medical care
We are highly focused on DENTISTRY and oral health
Our equipment includes:
Telemedicine consults on all x-rays/ultrasounds
Digital dental radiographs
Complete in-house laboratory, as well as Idexx referral lab
Brand new Aloka A6 ultrasound with great cardiac imaging capability
Dedicated surgery suite
Dedicated and fully equipped dental suite
Electronic medical records
We collaborate with James Gaynor, DVM, MS, who is a board certified veterinary anesthesiologist and a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner, and works out of our facility one day/week
We encourage and support the cultivation of doctors? special veterinary interest
We offer excellent benefits, including Student Loan Refinancing discounts for employees and family members, as well as mobile phone plan discounts!
Shared Ski Pass to Copper Mountain Ski Resort
About Frisco, Colorado
Charming town nestled in the Rocky Mountains -- just 1 hour drive to Denver
Four major ski resorts are located in close proximity to Frisco: Copper Mountain (7 miles), Breckenridge (10 miles), Keystone (13 miles), and Arapahoe Basin (16 miles)
Home to the Frisco Bay Marina on the Dillon Reservoir which offers boat, kayak and SUP rentals
Numerous mountain biking/hiking trails accessible from most doorsteps
The Blue River runs through town ? a paradise for fly fishing and rafting
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university
At least one year of experience as an Associate DVM
Licensure in good standing to practice in CO
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills
Works collaboratively with hospital team members
Makes decisions confidently and effectively
Manages time and tasks appropriately
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.
Internal Number: 1079
About Frisco Animal Hospital
Our Why: For the love of animals and the people who love them.
Our Mission: To improve the comfort and well-being of pets by providing progressive and compassionate care. We develop a community of animal hospitals and pet resorts that share knowledge to achieve sustainable growth.
Our Values: We value teamwork, integrity, service excellence, innovation and goal orientation.