Oakwood Animal Hospital seeks an Associate Veterinarian to join our compassionate and caring team
Oakwood Animal Hospital is a newly renovated, full service, small animal practice located in Kalamazoo, Michigan. We have been addressing the needs of pets for over 30 years through routine preventative care and surgical/medical intervention. Doctors at Oakwood are detail-oriented and anxious to provide the best possible care in a collaborating work environment. All experience levels are welcome, including new graduates seeking strong mentorship!
Flexible scheduling options for a greater work/life balance and to accommodate COVID-19 at-home schooling requirements. Options include, but are not limited to: Block scheduling (1 week on - 1 week off, 3 weeks on - 1 week off, etc.), Conventional schedule with 1 week day offer per week, Part time hours, etc.
Full medical/dental/vision benefits plan options with ancillary coverage and 401k
Paid professional liability insurance
Paid licensing and membership dues
Generous CE allowance and days off
Relocation & student loan repayment assistance
We strive to provide a safe work environment for our staff and for the animals in our care. Therefore, our hospital is currently providing curbside-only concierge service.
1:1 Doctor to Licensed Veterinary Technician ratio
30-minute appointments allow for thorough exams and medical planning
In-house laboratory that includes a Vet Scan and Vet Test, technician read urinalysis and sediments, PCV, and extensive cytology work done by our experienced, capable licensed technicians
Digital x-ray with floating table
Digital dental x-ray
Ultrasound - GE LogiQ PS Vet with cardiac probe and presets
Isoflourane anesthesia (with a licensed technician continuously monitoring the patient so our doctors can focus on surgery)
Extensive in-house pharmacy
Avimark EMR with unlimited tech support
Excellent support staff with at least 2 licensed veterinary technicians scheduled per day
About Kalamazoo, Michigan
Kalamazoo is a progressive and diverse city in the southwest corner of the state of Michigan. Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo College both lend a vibrancy and cultural awareness to our community, and economically foundational businesses like Stryker, Pfizer and Zoetis keep the city financially stable. Kalamazoo offers outstanding educational scholarships for all children attending public school and the Kalamazoo Promise provides free, or highly subsidized, tuition to many Michigan colleges and universities. The area offers limitless outdoor and cultural activities, from lakes and trails to art festivals and theater. If food is your thing, then you are in luck! Kalamazoo boasts a variety of traditional American and globally-themed restaurants which provide the opportunity to wind down with the dish of your choice. With the diversity and opportunity of a large city like Chicago, but smaller town atmosphere, Kalamazoo is truly a special city to call home!