At Crossroads Veterinary Hospital, we practice progressive medicine in a family atmosphere. Our small animal hospital proudly serves our loyal community in Copperas Cove, TX with the most compassionate and individualized care possible.
We’re committed to supporting our doctors to achieve both professional and personal excellence. When you're rested, you're happy, focused, and can do your best. We prioritize a healthy work–life balance so our doctors can experience less stress and more satisfaction in their work. When you're at your best, we all benefit because at our hospital we work as a team on all cases and procedures. You'll never feel like you're practicing alone — we've got each other's backs. We also offer generous continuing education allowances and strong mentorship in surgery and medicine, so you can reach new heights in your practice.
Our services include internal medicine, orthopedics, laser therapy, blood & plasma transfusions, OFA certification, dentistry, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. We also offer tonometry, endoscopy, ultrasound, EKG, and digital radiology.
As residents of Copperas Cove, we enjoy an exceptional quality of life—it’s known as “The City built for Family Living” and just 50 miles north of Austin. Our town offers charming in-town and rural neighborhoods, award-winning schools, an 18-hole golf course, beautiful parks, and a calendar of outdoor recreational activities. We’re famous for the several bike runs and festivals that attract visitors year round. Our community is growing, but still has tight-knit, small town feel and is recognized as one of the safest in Central Texas. We think this is the way life should be—come enjoy with us!
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.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’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.
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.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of in which applicant is applying
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Proficiency in surgery a plus
Competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Continuing Education allowance
Professional Liability Coverage
Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
Retirement Plan (401k)
Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
Short Term Disability
Paid Time Off (Vacation & Public Holidays)
Teladoc- FREE doctor access 24/7
Discounted Veterinary Care
EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
A large network of over 5,000 veterinary professionals who all share common interest in promoting a collaborative working environment and individual career growth
Opportunity to make an impact in your community while tackling a challenging, variety of tasks and the ability to help animals among a great team of people!