Associate Veterinarian

Martin Downs Animal Hospital is a progressive and well-established clinic located on the sunny, southeast part of Florida called the “Treasure Coast.” Our practice provides high-quality veterinary care, boarding, and grooming services. We offer a warm, community-like work environment with an excellent support staff. We all understand the concept of teamwork!

Martin Downs Animal Hospital

Martin Downs Animal Hospital

It has always been our mission to provide you and your pet(s) with unsurpassed loving care. It’s the underlying theme that you’ll find throughout this site…and throughout the hospital. Our professional staff works together as a responsive, caring team with a focus on individual attention to pets and their owners.

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Overview: Martin Downs Animal Hospital has four exam rooms, surgical suite, large treatment area and a separate isolation room. We are equipped with a surgical laser, endoscopy, digital radiology and dentistry including digital dental radiology. Our dedicated staff and doctors truly care about what they do and the families they work with.
Responsibilities: <p>Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.&nbsp;</p> <p>Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet&rsquo;s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.</p> <p>Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.&nbsp;</p> <p>Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.&nbsp;</p> <p>Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.&nbsp;</p> <p>Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public</p>
Requirements: <p>A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.&nbsp;</p> <p>Licensure in good standing to practice in FL.</p> <p>Looks forward to forging long term relationships with clients - we have good, caring clientele who expect quality medicine and surgery</p> <p>Cat and dog practice - need good comfort level with both</p> <p>People-person as well as animals</p> <p>Good Communicator</p> <p>Must enjoy working as a team</p>