Round Rock, Texas – Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center is seeking a confident, compassionate, highly skilled full-time veterinarian to join our health care team. You will be free to utilize your extensive diagnostic capabilities since our technicians are highly trained and used to their fullest potential. We are looking for a self-starter who is dependable, energetic and willing to teach, learn and excel. Strong interpersonal skills, excellent client service and communication skills are required. You will enjoy working in our beautiful, well equipped facility with a dedicated support staff. We are located just 20 minutes from downtown Austin, the Music Capital of the World! Austin offers big city amenities with a small town feel. You can enjoy the night life or one of our many outdoor recreational sites. Being in Austin is like being at the right place at the right time. Our practice has a very strong interest in infection control. We also provide a nurturing and compassionate environment that is exciting, fast paced and professionally challenging while keeping the service to our clients and their pets at the center of our focus. Through the use of ultrasound, endoscopy, digital radiology, CT and state-of-the-art lab equipment we are able to provide exceptional care for clients who desire this level of care. In general, our clientele is well educated and expects the best for their pets. We provide an attractive compensation and benefit package. Please click apply now to be taken to Pathway Partners Careers page. Scroll down to find this ad, then click apply.
Doctorate in veterinary medicine
Knowledge of spelling and meaning of commonly used veterinary terms (e.g. anatomy, physiology, diseases and tests)
Ability to properly restrain patients.
Ability to complete assigned tasks in the time allotted without direct supervision.
Demonstrate ability to show empathy toward clients and treat patients with respect and compassion.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills.
A commitment to outstanding client service.
Ability to lift objects weighing 40 pounds without assistance and objects weighing more than 40 pounds with assistance.
Ability to stay on task and work energetically for entire shift, sometimes exceeding 10 hours per day. Ability to maintain clear and accurate records and to charge clients for all products and services rendered.
Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center provides 24-hour emergency veterinary services and specialty care for dogs and cats. Our technologically advanced facility offers the latest in diagnostic and treatment equipment. Our specialty care services are performed by our board-certified veterinarians and skilled veterinary staff. We are committed to providing the highest quality, compassionate, an...d expert care available. We work closely with our referring veterinarians and ensure open lines of communication at all times.
Our intensive care unit is staffed 24 hours per day and 7 days a week. We are able to monitor and treat critical and post-operative patients. Our advanced intensive care unit is designed to provide advanced medical support, including transfusions, oxygen, intravenous fluids, pain management, and nutrition.
The Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center also offers a variety of advanced surgical techniques and procedures for pets requiring emergency surgical treatment, or specialized surgeries on a referral basis. Our highly trained support staff will continuously monitor a patient's anesthesia and post-operative recovery. We use only the safest drugs and anesthetic agents and we are strong proponents of appropriate and effective pain management. We are committed to the highest standard of surgical care and work to ensure the most successful surgical outcome.
Our oncology referral service is dedicated to enhancing and extending the quality of life for our veterinary cancer patients. Our team consists of several highly skilled, compassionate, and gentle veterinary technicians. Our board-certified veterinary oncologist has years of additional training specifically in veterinary oncology, and is skilled at diagnosing, staging, and treating patients with a multitude of cancer types. We collaborate extensively with other specialists in our field, participate in clinical trials, and use our leading-edge facility to rapidly and accurately diagnose and treat health issues.
At Heart of Texas Veterinary our Internal Medicine service is dedicated to providing an extraordinary level of patient care, but also places emphasis on a personalized relationship with our clients.
Also at Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center we provide advanced diagnostics and treatments, including interventional procedures, for those patients with cardiac conditions.
In addition to our complete veterinary specialty and emergency care services, Heart of Texas Veterinary Specialty Center is proud to provide excellent alternative medicine options for pets and owners. Alternative healing methods are available as standalone treatments or may work in combination with other medical services. Certified veterinary acupuncturists and pet rehabilitation professionals provide every alternative treatment option available at our facility.