VCA Sacramento Animal Medical Group has an opportunity available for an experienced, leadership-minded veterinarian to join our AAHA-accredited, 5-doctor, 24-hour advanced care practice in Carmichael, California.
VCA SAMG is a progressive practice delivering medical care to a healthy mix of wellness and complicated medical cases. Our caseload is growing and our current Medical Director has retired. As Medical Director, you will have a unique opportunity to establish the direction and medical quality of the hospital like an owner would, but without the financial risks of ownership. Individuals applying for this position should have strong interpersonal skills, a desire to teach, a love of clinical medicine and the personality to deal with a large and varied clientele.
We are hoping to find an experienced, compassionate veterinarian to help provide the best medical care to our valued four-legged patients. Our medical team-consisting of 5 doctors, 8 RVTs and 4 Vet Assistants, a dedicated Hospital Manager, and 8 well-trained, friendly Receptionists-is fully trained on the latest veterinary medicine and procedures, ensuring your clinic day runs smoothly and allowing you to provide the best medicine for your patients.
Our focus is on dogs and cats. We would ideally find someone with strong procedural and surgical skills, but are willing to train someone with a desire to learn.
About the Hospital - Our well-appointed, spacious hospital includes 5 exam rooms, a treatment area, two large surgery suites, and a separate large dental procedure room.
Urgent care available until midnight - overnight technician on site for inpatients
Electronic Medical Records
Digital Radiographs with all radiographs receiving Radiologist review and report
Digital Dental radiographs
State of the art diagnostic and patient monitoring equipment
In-house laboratory along with convenient Antech laboratories pick-ups for all other diagnostics
Complete pharmacy -large inventory of established pharmaceuticals as well as many of the latest developments
Complete stock of Hills, Royal Canin, and treats for both dogs and cats
Carmichael, a wonderful community of Sacramento, has many options based on lifestyle. It has an ideal year round climate with incredible outdoor opportunities including hiking, mountain biking, water sports, skiing, wine tasting, and camping. It is only an hour and a half drive from San Francisco, Lake Tahoe or Napa Valley with all their accompanying activities. Sacramento a large metropolitan city with a small town feel. There are many world-class restaurants, fun outdoor cafes, and art theatres to visit. How many places in the world can you have access to both the beach and mountains in less than a 2-hour drive?