Are you searching for a great Small Animal Veterinary Externship with a dynamic and well-established veterinary practice? If so, Palmetto Animal Health Center encourages you to apply!
PAHC is located in the charming town of Mount Dora, Florida, offering the best of both worlds: a vibrant city with small-town charm and an abundance of activities for foodies, animal lovers, and outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you enjoy dining at local restaurants or exploring the picturesque landscapes the city offers through hiking, biking, and boating, you'll discover endless opportunities to unwind, recharge, and enjoy a well-rounded work-life balance. We are seeking Veterinary Student Externs in their senior year who are eager to dive into an exceptional mentorship and growth opportunity.
PAHC's mission is to provide top-notch veterinary care, emphasizing communication and the absolute best patient care. If you're passionate about small animal medicine and eager to learn from an experienced practitioner, our externship program could be the perfect fit for you.
We offer an array of surgeries (including orthopedic) in our fully equipped surgical suite, advanced dentistry equipment, ultrasound, radiology, laser technology, Sanawave therapy, oncology services, comprehensive in-house laboratory, and more. PAHC places emphasis on mentorship opportunities and looks forward to helping the new generation of future DVMs achieve their dreams.
What We Offer:
Mentorship: Work closely with practice owner Dr. Tonya Curtis, a highly experienced veterinary practitioner.
Learning Environment: A supportive, nurturing environment that encourages growth.
Exposure to Innovation: Experience the latest in veterinary technology and practices.
Community Engagement: Be part of a practice deeply involved in the Mount Dora community.
Housing: Housing during externship provided by Dr. Tonya Curtis.
Hands-On Learning: Work alongside our experienced veterinarian and practice owner, Dr. Tonya Curtis, in a one-on-one setting. Gain practical experience in all aspects of small animal medicine, from wellness exams to complex surgeries.
Patient Care: Participate in patient care, from intake to discharge, ensuring the highest level of comfort and compassion for our furry patients.
Surgical Exposure: Observe various surgical procedures, from routine spays and neuters to more advanced orthopedic surgeries. Learn surgical techniques and patient monitoring.
Client Interaction: Improve your communication skills by interacting with clients. Shadow consultations, discuss treatment plans, and witness the importance of client education in veterinary care.
Innovation and Technology: Experience our commitment to innovation in veterinary medicine. Learn about the latest diagnostic tools and treatment modalities in our state-of-the-art facility.
Dedication: We're looking for externs who are committed to learning and growing in the veterinary field. Dedication to patient care and professional development is a must.
Professionalism: Maintain a high level of professionalism, including punctuality and adherence to practice protocols.
Positive Attitude: A positive and team-oriented attitude is crucial. We value collaboration and a supportive working environment.
Communication Skills: Effective communication with both clients and the veterinary team is essential. Externs should be willing to learn from and contribute to the team's success.
Must currently be a senior enrolled in an accredited veterinary school
To apply for an externship at Palmetto Animal Health Center, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your interest in our practice and what you hope to gain from this experience.
Join us in providing exceptional veterinary care, enhancing your skills, and making a positive impact on the lives of pets and their owners. We can't wait to welcome you to our team!
Well established 17 years Small animal Hospital Seeking veterinarian Full or part time . Practice is well equipped, practicing Advanced medicine, surgery, with many options for day practice opportunities , mentorship and experience building. Located in Mount Dora , Florida the City is growing rapidly and has a great Quality of life Vibe accessing East /West and Central Florida offerings. Water and Sunshine everywhere!We have an excellent supportive and brilliant team with a three to one support staff to doctor ratio.Work week is Monday - Friday with flexibility for shift work and ample time off for Quality of life , CE and growth iFlexibility is second only to Kindness which is our mantra , and is first. Salary competitive and commensurate with experience , negotiable Perks: Vehicle lease, profit sharing, retention bonus ,future ownership opportunities