Surgeon

Location
Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Posted
Mar 31, 2021
Closes
Jun 29, 2021
Practice Area
Small Animal, Other
Position Type
Other
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Other
Join VCA Highlands Ranch Surgical Team!

Here at AAHA-Accredited, VCA Highlands Ranch Animal Specialty and Emergency Center, we offer a well-supported 24-hour specialty and ER hospital that has a rapidly increasing caseload that supports further coverage. We offer multiple specialties and services and are growing!

We are seeking a Board Certified or Residency Trained Surgeon to join our team during this exciting growth phase!

Are you:
  • Looking for that perfect fit team who works smoothly together for the benefit of the patient and client?
  • Wanting to practice high quality veterinary medicine and surgery together with easy access to talk directly with other caring specialists?
  • Excited to care for your patients with an experienced, supportive team of specialty and emergency doctors and highly skilled technicians?


Yes? We are interviewing fast-paced, enthusiastic, high-quality, veterinary surgeons. We would love to have the opportunity to meet you and let you experience our 24-hour specialty & ER hospital.

Find what you need to practice the highest quality veterinary surgery right here in our busy, AAHA-accredited 12,000+ SqF facility - with a small hospital feel.

We have:
  • Dedicated surgical technician(s)
  • In-house CT scanner
  • IDEXX Digital Radiology Unit w/EFilm WorkStation
  • Laparoscope
  • Electrocautery
  • New Howell Multiflow 2002 Pro Ventilator
  • Fluoroscopy Unit
  • New GE58 Ultrasound
  • New Storz Hd Endoscopy Equipment
  • Three fully functional oxygen (O2) kennels
  • Hemodialysis unit
  • Electrochemotherapy


Where are we located?
VCA Highlands Ranch Animal Specialty & Emergency Center is situated in a beautiful suburb of Denver, Colorado.
  • Panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains from our hospital
  • Only 1 minute from a bike/walking path that spans to hundreds of miles of trails
  • Barely 5 minutes to a major shopping mall
  • A short 10 minutes from sailing
  • Just 20 minutes to mountain hiking trails
  • A mere 30 minutes to the vast cultural options of downtown Denver (concerts, ballet, NFL, Hockey, BuskerFest, art shows and so much more)
  • Only 1 hour to whisk down the ski slopes


The base salary range for this position is $185,000 + to start and is negotiable based on a candidate's experience, credentials, skillset, education, and other factors. This position may also be eligible for 23% - 25% in production /commission and other variable pay programs.

As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Health & Wellness

  • An innovative, new department focused on associate health and wellbeing, with programs such as company sponsored Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tools, and access to additional mental health resources.
  • 401k retirement savings plan, with matching contributions of 25% of the first 4% of your eligible compensation
  • Health, dental, vision insurance with HSA/FSA, infertility benefits
  • Paid parental, vacation and sick leave
  • Flexible scheduling for work/life balance


Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
  • WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
  • Opportunities to mentor with one of the largest providers of private practice internships and residencies in the U.S.
  • Opportunities to participate in a robust clinical studies program


Additional Benefits

  • Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
  • 10 0% paid professional liability c overage
  • 100% paid life insurance
  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance


  • Access to a collaborative network of 6,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists


For more information about this job, please contact Camille Audet Senior Specialty Recruiter, at Camille.Audet@ vca.com or 213-440-7786.