Bissonnet Veterinary Hospital is looking to welcome a Medical Director who is an enthusiastic and personable team-player. Someone who is friendly, approachable, caring, and compassionate. A leader that embodies a servant leader mindset.
The primary responsibility of the Medical Director (MD) is to ensure the hospital offers the highest quality of veterinary care and "Red carpet" customer service. Medical Directors are also responsible to drive the vision of the practice and work collaboratively with the Hospital Administrator (HA) to create and support a highly functional team and a positive work environment.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or equivalent degree (DVM, VMD)
License in good standing – applicable to state(s) where they are practicing
Current DEA license
Preferred 3-5 years' experience as a DVM
Preferred 1-year Leadership experience as a DVM.
Compensation and Schedule for this role:
135k Base Salary
$25k Sign-On Bonus
Monthly Production Bonus (No negative accrual)
1 Admin Day and 3 Clinical Days per week.
About Our Hospital:
Bissonnet Veterinary Hospital is an established veterinary hospital that serves the Upper Kirby District, Rice University, Medical Center, and West University neighborhoods of Houston. We are looking for an enthusiastic, team oriented full-time DVM dedicated to providing high quality medical care to join our very busy, growing canine and feline animal practice.
We just moved to a brand new, purpose built and well-equipped hospital including digital radiology, digital dental radiology, ultrasound, Cubex, and cold laser therapy unit. Our new hospital has an oversized surgery suite, a minor procedure room, a double dental suite, doctors’ office, and 6 exam rooms (including feline only exam rooms).
Our Team and Approach:
We are an experienced team of veterinary professionals committed to a collaborative approach. We appreciate, respect, and support the value of all team members, who work cooperatively and compassionately for the good of our patients, clients, and each other. OUR MISSION is to provide extraordinary and loving care during all stages of pet’s lives. Our veterinary care team practices medicine with compassion, integrity, and empathy to fulfil our commitment to preserving the joy that pets bring us in this world. We enjoy regularly consulting and collaborating with board certified specialists to help make the highest level of care and expertise readily available to our clients and patients.
We are searching for an associate veterinarian who shares in our CORE VALUES-do the right thing, fun, wow service, trust, respect, responsibility, compassion, integrity, communication, exceeding expectations and having fun-to join us on this ride!
Our current team includes a Medical Director, 5 Associate Veterinarians, 5 Customer Service Representatives, 16 Veterinary Technicians and Assistants, an Assistant Hospital Administrator, and a Hospital Administrator. Our team is highly skilled and knowledgeable, friendly, and are dedicated to providing the highest level of patient and client care. Our current DVM team collectively brings 93 years of medical and surgical experience under one roof! We are a very relationship-oriented practice. We operate using 30-and 60-min appointments intentionally offering ample client/DVM contact time to enable great discussion and complete understanding! We also emphasize the importance of consistent follow up care and support.
Our regular hours of operation are 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday, and 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Saturdays.
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Our commitment to pets extends beyond our hospital walls, though events in our local community. Our team members can also give back around the globe through our partnership with World Vets (https://worldvets.org)
Each year, we send a group of doctors and support staff abroad to help pets in need and support programs that nurture healthy relationships between people and animals.
When you join our team, you’ll receive:
Highly Competitive base salary!
Monthly Production Bonus Potential – NO NEGATIVE ACCRUAL!!
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life insurance—with company contribution HSA account
Continuing Education allowance—$2,500 for FT DVMs
401k with company match
Generous paid time off for work/life balance – up to 5 Weeks of PTO!
No weekend or holiday on call
Practice freedom and focus on practicing high-quality medicine!
AVMA PLIT Professional Liability Insurance
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Our local community offers a desirable balance of rich cultural experience, diversity and city convenience, and smaller neighborhood communities within a small geographic footprint.
Our community supports small business and large retailers, outstanding restaurants, multiple hospital systems, and great public and private schools!
If you are interested in being part of a collaborative and supportive team, we are the right fit and would love to speak with you to discuss this fantastic opportunity!
Please contact Amedeo Trotta, Talent Acquisition Partner, at email@example.com with any questions or to submit your resume.
Our partnership with Lakefield Veterinary Group is a long-term relationship dedicated to compassionate veterinary care. We are building communities of talented and like-minded veterinarians that will embody our core values of Respect, Wow Service, Learning, Fun, and will always Do the Right Thing. There is no greater reward than strengthening the human/pet bond. It is our responsibility to go beyond the borders of our local legacy and provide expert level veterinary medicine to pets all over the world during our annual trip with World Vets. We invite you to come experience the Lakefield family.