Orthopedic Veterinary Surgeon or Dentistry focused Veterinarian
Adobe Animal Hospital Los Altos
Location: Los Altos, California
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: 17077
Adobe Animal Hospital located in Los Altos and Los Gatos, CA is looking for a dedicated Orthopedic Veterinary Surgeon or Dentistry focused Veterinarian to join our incredible team!
Adobe Animal Hospital has been proudly serving our community since 1964. Adobe is a special place for many Bay Area pet owners – we run two hospitals in Los Altos and Los Gatos that offer top-quality medical and surgical care for small animals and exotic species. Our practice offers wellness visits as well as urgent care and emergency. Our Los Altos location, which won a merit award for hospital design, has 18 exam rooms, 2 ultrasound rooms, 3 surgical suites, a 3-station dental suite, and a large well-equipped 24/7 ICU Department.
Our hospitals have an Open Hospital policy, which allows pet parents to move through the hospital with their pets. This unique experience helps our patients and clients feel more comfortable and supported. The open hospital policy also enriches the practice of our incredible clinical teams. Support, encouragement, mentorship, and collaboration – are the cornerstones at Adobe.
What to expect with the Orthopedic Surgeon Position:
Mentorship from a veterinarian with 20+ years in this area including TPLO and FHO
Mentorship entails a planned out 12-month program with detailed training programs and dedicated mentor
This would be ideal for a General Practitioner who wants to expand into Orthopedics
We offer a full Orthopedic suite that offers all the equipment you could need!
Caseload diversity with the opportunity to see appointments, other surgery, and ER/urgent care cases
Flexible Schedule with a mix of orthopedic, surgery, appointment, and ER/urgent care dedicated days
What to expect with the Dental Focused Role:
Flexible schedule including anywhere from 2-4 days per week of dentistry mixing in appointments and surgery depending on the desired schedule.
For a veterinarian looking for a full-time dental schedule, this would include ONLY weekdays. No weekends!
Our facility can offer a full dental suite with every tool and resource needed to provide a top notch service
A strong team available for mentorship, training, and collaboration comprised of dedicated and experienced veterinarians located on site.
Given the nature of our clinic and tenured staff – we can provide more structure and support than most hospitals!
Salary & Bonuses
$130,000-$225,000 dependent upon experience, skills, and schedule
Up to $20,000 additional for working both weekend days. (Saturday & Sunday)
Adobe is committed to your continued learning and career growth. At the time of hire we can set skill-based bonuses. Example: If you have an interest in being able to use a large ultrasound unit for diagnostic capabilities. $5,000 bonus when you reach that goal. Please tell us about your areas of interest and goals for continued learning in your application and/or cover letter.
Signing Bonus - We appreciate the initiative, teamwork, and dedication to learning that proves you are an Adobe doctor and we want to recognize those skills with a signing bonus.
Cover letters are encouraged but not required. If you were considering including a cover letter, we would love to get to know who you are and what you are looking for. Why you are interested in working for Adobe Animal Hospital as an Associate Veterinarian, what skills and abilities make you an ideal applicant for this position, and what you hope to contribute to our medical departments and Adobe Animal Hospital as a whole.
Health benefits, dental, vision & more!
$3,300 Continuing Education annual allowance with 4-5 days off
Paid sick, vacation & holiday time
Discounted Veterinary services
Continuing education for professional development
Relocation assistance is always an option
Employee Assistance Program- free access to short term counseling
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