Urban Pet Hospital and Resort – Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)


Job Type: Veterinarian

Work Type: Small Animal Only

Business Name: Urban Pet Hospital and Resort

City: Urbandale

State: Iowa

Start Date: 2023-09-15

Contact Name: Aryaa Regmi

Contact Email: [email protected]

Contact Phone: (515) 727-0607

We are an independently owned veterinary hospital in Urbandale, Iowa, looking for a dedicated and compassionate Veterinarian to join our team on a part-time or full-time basis. The committed individual can become a partner to the clinic in just a short 2-3 years.

Dr. Anil Regmi, a native of Nepal has been practicing in Des Moines, Iowa for the past 30 years. Owner and mentor, Dr. Regmi is renowned in the central Iowa community for his expertise in the field of veterinary medicine and his compassion and love for animals. Dr. Regmi and the entire team at Urban Pet Hospital and Resort are composed of professionals who dedicate and donate their time and materials to help pets. The team includes an office manager, veterinary nurses, groomers, and staff that maintain the doggy daycare and boarding components of the clinic. Together, our goal is to provide the best quality care to our clients, provide career and professional growth, and keep personal time a premium with an average of 30 hours per week.

If you are looking to advance your surgical skills, we are the place for you. Our animal clinic provides full surgical options from routine surgeries, soft tissue surgery, oral and orthopedic surgeries. We are equipped with multiple exam rooms, treatment/recovery room, surgery, boarding, and daycare suites, dental table and room, digital x-rays, ultrasound, underwater therapy with treadmill and a complete pharmacy. Whatever your interest may be, Dr. Regmi and our dedicated, easy-going, and passionate staff will work with you to help you excel in your interests. Candidates should demonstrate excellent client and team communication and deliver a high standard of care to our diverse clientele and their pets. We encourage all experience levels to apply.

Not only will the successful candidate expand their knowledge on common diseases in the Midwest but will also develop surgical skills including orthopedic and soft tissue surgery. Interested in underwater therapy or acupuncture for animals? We are the place for you.

• Provide comprehensive care, including preventative medicine, internal medicine, surgery, and dentistry.
• Utilize our in-house laboratory and digital radiology to enhance diagnostics and patient care.
• Perform a variety of surgical procedures with precision and care.
• Foster relationships with pet owners, educating them about their pets’ health, general wellness, and disease prevention.
• Collaborate effectively with the veterinary team to ensure a high standard of care.
• Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree or equivalent.
• Eligible to practice in the United States of America. Willing to sponsor if needed.
• Proven experience in performing a variety of surgical procedures.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Strong decision-making skills and ethical judgment.
• Candidate must have graduated from a veterinary college accredited by the American Veterinary medical association.
• Candidate has passed NAVLE or eligible to take NAVLE. Our clinic will help in the licensing process for the candidate.

Our hospital offers competitive wages, paid continuing education, a retirement fund with a match up to 3%, and paid licensing liability.

We strive to provide a balanced work-life culture, with an average of 30 hours per week for full-time positions and flexible hours from Monday to Friday. Mentorship is provided by our senior veterinarian.

At Urban Pet Hospital and Resort, we understand that relocating and starting a new job can be daunting. Therefore, we are here to support you and your family during this process. We are also open to assisting in relocation financing for suitable candidates. If you’re eager to contribute to a team that values high-quality veterinary care and supportive collaboration, we’d love to hear from you.

We want to make the interview process as simple as possible for you. We ask you to please send your resume to [email protected], and the selected candidate will have a Zoom meeting with the office manager, veterinary nurses, and other support staff. The second meeting will be via telephone with Dr. Regmi. Our priority is making this work for you and helping the successful candidate acclimate smoothly onto our team.

Please explore our official website at urbanpethospital.com for more information on who we are and what we do. Please contact [email protected] if you are interested in this opportunity. We look forward to working with you!

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