Veterinarian Anesthesiologist Role, Sacremento

  • Prospect Health
  • Sacremento, USA
  • May 14, 2022

Job Description

Prospect health are excited to be partnered with one of the largest private specialty referral practices in Northern California who are looking for a Veterinary Anesthesiologist to join their team in Sacramento, California.

Sacramento, California's State Capital is a wonderful, lifestyle orientated city with an ideal year round climate. Boasting outdoor opportunities including hiking, mountain biking, water sports, skiing, wine tasting, and camping. Within an hour and a half of San Francisco, Lake Tahoe or Napa Valley it is also a large metropolitan city with a small town feel.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Anesthetics Veterinarian to work in a well-respected and established hospital with a large and loyal referral base and to spend your time in a beautiful facility with multiple specialties.

The hospital was established in 2007 in a newly built, custom-designed 23,000 square foot building which has now been extended a further 4,000 square feet with the addition of a linear accelerator vault.


  • 15 exam rooms
  • 6 surgical suites
  • Additional ER surgical room
  • 64 slice Toshiba CT with automatic injector
  • 1.5 Tesla MRI.
  • Complete endoscopic, laparoscopic and thorascopic instrumentation
  • Multiple ultrasounds including a color flow Doppler
  • O2 cages
  • Two digital radiology suites and a C-arm.
  • Complete in-house lab which includes Abaxis CBC, PT/PTT and chemistry machines
  • Heska EPOC, I-stat and a colloid osmometer.
  • An Antech lab is within a 10 minute driving distance.
  • Boarded specialists in: Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Radiology, Surgery, Neurology, Medical & Radiation Oncology, and Emergency/Critical Care
  • Full complement of experienced, well trained and compassionate staff including 20 full time RVTs and an additional 26 unlicensed Technicians.

The Culture

The relationship between the individual doctors and the various services is collegial. Sit down rounds are conducted every morning with all the doctors to discuss hospitalized case with our intern class as a learning opportunity. This type of collaborative medicine is somewhat rare outside of a university setting and makes for a rich and rewarding environment. It optimizes patient care while ensuring continuous learning. Since opening in 2007, VCA SVRC has had a strong internship program with many advancing to residencies. Teaching, mentoring and participating in the interns' professional development would be expected from any candidate.

The Benefits

  • Competitive Base Salary Dependent upon experience
  • Generous signing bonus

Comprehensive Benefits package to include

  • Health & Well-being - Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
  • 401k retirement savings plan with company match
  • Health/dental/vision insurance
  • Infertility benefits
  • Gender affirmation services
  • Paid parental
  • Vacation and sick leave
  • Professional Development
  • Continuing Education Allowance
  • Paid Continuing Education Days
  • WOOF University - offering abundant CE for Doctors
  • Mentorship Program - participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
  • Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
  • Additional Benefits Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
  • 100% paid professional liability coverage
  • 100% paid life insurance
  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance
  • Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists

So what are you waiting for? Get in touch, this could really be your next big opportunity!

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