Veterinarian Position Available
Lakes Area Veterinary Hospital, INC
2378 US Hwy 190 West, Jasper TX 75951
Phone (409) 384-8731 Fax (409) 384-5491
David Fain, DVM; Royce Smathers, DVM; Dusty Taff, DVM and Lori Coleman, DVM
Established 4 Doctor practice looking for a full time Veterinarian to replace retiring Doctor. We practice high quality medicine to our loyal clientele for over 35 years. Jasper is a mid-sized town with small town values, nestled in the piney woods of East Texas. Lake Sam Rayburn, the biggest lake in Texas and the Angelina National Forest are only a 15-minute drive making Jasper “The Jewel of the Forest.”
Practice type: Mixed Animal – Small Animal Predominant
Hospital: 6000 SQ FT with 5 exam rooms, 2 Surgery suites, Large treatment and prep area, Radiology room, Indoor AC/heated kennels, Isolation room, Large waiting room, Large covered barn with turnaround and squeeze chute, Equine center with 2 stocks and a padded recovery stall.
Equipment: Heska Element HT5, Element DC and Element i; Idexx UA analyzer, New ultrasound, Digital X-ray, ISO and SEVO anesthesia, Electrocautery, Cryosurgery, Tonopen, IV pumps, Nasogastric scope and Computerized records capability.
Hours and Staff: Hours are 8-5 Monday-Friday with 1 day off each week. Open the first Saturday of each month from 8-12 on a rotation. One week of emergency duty every 3-4 weeks. Currently have 4 veterinarians, 1 office manager, 3 receptionists, 1 licensed veterinary technician, 4 veterinary assistants, and 2 kennel assistants.
Compensation: $80,000 Starting Salary plus collected Emergency fees, 2 weeks vacation, Health and liability insurance, Continuing education allowance, AVMA/TVMA dues, DEA, SEP, 2 Sick days per qtr, Cell phone, Mileage reimbursement.
Contact: Molly Parsons