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Oncologist Needed in Beautiful Lancaster Pennsylvania

Lancaster Veterinary Specialties
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Guaranteed Minimum Base Salary + Quarterly Bonuses + Signing Bonus
Closing date
Mar 11, 2024

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Practice Area
Small Animal, Oncology
Position Type
Veterinary Internist / Specialist, Board-Certified
Contract Type
Full Time, Part Time
Organization Type
Private Practice

Are you a passionate and skilled Veterinary Oncologist looking to make a profound impact on the lives of animals and their families?  Are you looking for a family oriented non-corporate work environment with a well-established Oncology service?  Look no further!  We are seeking a talented and compassionate Veterinary Oncologist to join our busy specialty hospital located in beautiful Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

At Lancaster Veterinary Specialties, we pride ourselves on offering comprehensive veterinary services including acupuncture, cardiology, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, and surgery.  Our mission is to offer comprehensive treatment options while delivering exceptional medical care to our patients and LVS is renowned for providing nothing but exactly that!  Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with cutting-edge technology and staffed by a highly experienced, compassionate, and amazing team of certified veterinary technicians, assistants, and support staff.

We feel that what sets LVS apart from other specialty med opportunities is the "family concept" that we emphasize on our team and within the hospital. Our doctors and fantastic technicians truly care for, support, respect, and encourage one another as we serve our community.  We are a non-corporate environment and strive to have a more personal touch with our patients and clients, while building strong relationships with the patient’s primary care veterinarian.

As a Veterinary Oncologist, you will play a vital role in our hospital, providing specialized care to our oncology patients. You will work collaboratively with our experienced team of veterinarians, technicians, and your patient’s primary care veterinarian to deliver comprehensive diagnostics, treatments, and follow-up care. Your expertise and compassion will make a profound difference to the lives of our patients and their families.


  • Perform thorough examinations, diagnostics, and consultations for patients with suspected or confirmed cancer. Diagnose and treat animals with various types of cancer and recommending appropriate diagnostic tests.  Develop individualized treatment plans tailored to each patient's specific needs, utilizing the latest advancements in oncology. Administer chemotherapy and other specialized cancer treatments. Conduct regular follow-up examinations to monitor treatment progress and make necessary adjustments. Collaborate effectively with our multidisciplinary team, including veterinary surgeons, internists, radiologists, cardiologists, ophthalmologist and the patient’s primary care veterinarian to ensure comprehensive care. Educate pet owners on their options, prognosis, and potential side effects of treatment, while providing compassionate support throughout the entire process. Participate in ongoing professional development, staying abreast of emerging treatments and technologies within the field of veterinary oncology.


  • DVM or VMD degree from an accredited veterinary college. Board certification or eligibility for board certification in veterinary oncology (ACVIM or ECVIM). Experience in diagnosing and treating a wide range of cancer cases in companion animals. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with clients, colleagues, and support staff. Demonstrated commitment to continuing education and staying abreast of the latest developments in veterinary oncology.


  • Signing bonus.  Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision insurance. Generous vacation and paid time off and flexibility with schedule to support a healthy work-life balance. 401K with up to 4% match. Paid dues and licensing fees. Continuing education allowance to support professional growth. State-of-the-art facilities and equipment. Collaborative, supportive, work environment with a highly skilled team.

If you are a compassionate Veterinary Oncologist with a deep commitment to providing exceptional care to animals, we would love to hear from you.

Please submit your resume or CV detailing your qualifications to or call 717-347-0838 to discuss this opportunity further. 

Come join our dynamic “LVS family” and help make a difference in the lives of our furry friends and their families.


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