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Medical Director/ Lead Doctor Feline- Only practice Manhattan, NY

Manhattan Cat Specialists Manhattan, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Feline exclusive practice in Manhattan seeking an experienced, compassionate veterinarian to join our team.

What makes Manhattan Cat Specialists the Paws-itively Purr-fect place to work? We have been proudly serving the community in the Upper West Side of New York City for over 20 years. We are a full-service feline-only animal hospital dedicated to the highest quality medicine and care for our clients’ cats. We strive to offer the highest quality feline health care in a warm and welcoming environment. Recognizing the unique character of every cat and treat all cats with dignity and compassion, as if they were our own.

We are currently seeking a dynamic and dedicated Lead Veterinarian/Chief of Staff to join our our talented team of Doctors & support staff at our AAHA accredited facility. We have a small, wonderful team at Manhattan Cats, driven by the ability to add the personal touch within all of our services in a relaxed environment.

The Lead Veterinarian serves as the clinical leader of the Hospital. He or she is responsible for the ongoing evaluation and management of clinical practices as well as the delivery of patient care. The Lead Veterinarian works in partnership with the Practice Manager to ensure a high standard of medical case management and to provide an excellent experience for our clients and their pets, as well as carrying a clinical caseload similar to your hospital colleagues.

It is important that this candidate can communicate compassionately and effectively with clients and the entire team, so that all treatment options are presented to work with the clients on making informed decisions about the care for their pet.

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • DVM or VMD degree
  • Passion for felines!
  • A current New York license or ability to become licensed in NY
  • Refined surgical skills
  • A proven track record of collaboration,leadership & mentorship

This position includes regular day, evening, and shared Sat shifts. We offer a competitive salary as well as continuing education allowance, benefits, and time off!

Manhattan Cat Specialists

Manhattan Cat Specialists is a busy cat specialty practice located in Manhattan, NY and although our space is limited, we make the best use of every square inch! At Manhattan Cat Specialists, we are sensitive to the concerns that each client brings to our practice, and we address these concerns with a courteous, fully-trained veterinary staff. We recognize the unique character of every cat, and we treat all cats with dignity and compassion, as if they were our own. We encourage open, honest communication with our clients, allowing them to make informed decisions about their cat’s care and participate in their cat’s well-being. We offer our feline patients in-house and reference lab diagnostics, digital radiology, surgery, dentistry, chemotherapy, boarding, and house-calls, all while focusing on a feline-centric atmosphere. We strive to offer the highest quality feline health care in a warm and welcoming environment. We recognize the unique character of every cat, and treat all cats with dignity and compassion, as if they were our own.

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