Affiliated Veterinary Specialists (AVS) of Gainesville, Florida has an available position for an energized emergency doctor to join our 24 hour care specialty center. AVS is well-established with an exceptional reputation for having served the North Florida and South Georgia communities for nearly 20 years. AVS Gainesville has shown rapid growth over the last three years, boasting a huge referral support base. We are very active with continuing education seminars in the community as well as lunch and learns with our referral partner hospitals. Our hospital is equipped with digital radiology, colorflow Doppler ultrasound, endoscopy, laparoscopy, a complete laboratory, oxygen cages, and offsite MRI and CT diagnostics. Our full-service diagnostic and therapeutic emergency service has been established for over 25 years. Our collaborative team includes two surgeons, two boarded internists, a boarded ophthalmologist, boarded anesthesiologist (with a second anesthesiologist in our regional network), a certified doctor in Integrative Medicine, and two emergency doctors. An array of board-certified specialists are available in neurology, dermatology, physical therapy and oncology at our regional AVS medical centers in Jacksonville, Orange Park, and Daytona Beach, Florida. We are a privately owned specially hospital with the support of over 175 referring veterinarians.
Exceptional interpersonal skills are a must for our group, as we are a fun, young, energetic team that is highly focused on outstanding patient care, exemplary client and referring veterinary service and progressive growth. We are interested in adding a team member who can integrate into a synergistic hospital that provides the highest quality of medicine while maintaining our focus on work life balance.
Your schedule would be an average of three shifts per week covering the duties of the emergency service (receiving cases and overseeing hospitalized patients), with rotating weekend duty as required by the schedule. Any and all opportunities to teach and train staff should be utilized while at work. This position is full time, with block time off of service, allowing you to explore the nearby beach coasts or take a mental break in the 164 state parks in Florida, 10 state trails, or numerous theme parks. The position is open immediately, and will be open until filled.
A base salary is negotiable, with production in addition to this base.
Gainesville is a historic and progressive city located in the heart of Florida with easy access to Orlando, the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. It is the home of University of Florida and surrounded by beautiful equine country. USA Today’s “Cities Ranked and Rated”publication has historically rated Gainesville as one of the top places to live.
Interested candidates should contact Dr. Carolyn McKune DVM DACVAA at (352) 672-6718, and submit their CV via email response to this ad.
Please contact Dr. McKune with any additional questions.
Lives within close driving range