Associate Orthopedic DVM
Riverview Animal Hospital
Riverview, New Brunswick
Riverview Animal Hospital, New Brunswick’s premier family practice and 24-hour emergency and referral center care facility is a full service hospital with the latest technologies including cardiac ultrasound, computed tomography scan, radio-iodine therapy, dental root canals, and many surgeries. Our team of over 75 people, including 16 DVMs, boasts specialists like clinical behaviourists and veterinarians with advanced surgical courses.
The hospital has been accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) for over 30 years, and is recognized among the finest in the industry for being consistently at the forefront of advanced veterinary medicine. We are also a Cat Friendly Practice accredited at the Gold level.
We are growing fast and have a strong need for an Associate Veterinarian focused on orthopedic surgery.
Riverview Animal Hospital provides a wide range of services for bone injuries. From screening, diagnosing, repairing and post-operative care, our team is trained and ready to help with any orthopedic injury. Our services include advanced surgical techniques such as:
Femoral Head Osteotomy (canine and Feline)
Patella luxation surgery (Unilateral and Bilateral)
TPLO (Tibial Plateau levelling osteotomy)
Fracture repairs – Simple and Complicated with hardware
Ulnar Osteotomy (unilateral and Bilateral)
Fractured Coronoid Process-FCP.
You will be joining the orthopedic team of:
Dr. Francis Arsenault, Medical Director, has been dedicated to the profession of Veterinary Medicine for the past 45 years where he was instrumental in turning Riverview into a sprawling 24 hour Hybrid Emergency and Referral Center. As the Medical Director, he oversees all medical aspects of the hospital, including the Orthopedic department that he started over 20 years ago. Dr. Arsenault’s continuing education and training in Orthopedics is extensive, which has allowed Riverview Animal Hospital to become one of the most trusted Referral hospitals for Orthopedics in Atlantic Canada. Dr. Arsenault additionally dedicates time to Veterinarians throughout the maritimes that are interested in practical training in the area of orthopedics.
Growing up in rural New Brunswick, his love of animals began early where he began working on farms teaching him that hard work starts early and the work is not done until the job is complete. In his spare time you can find Dr. Arsenault at the hockey rinks of NB.
Dr. Lethan Dwan, Associate Veterinarian with the Riverview Animal Hospital since 2017, has a solid academic background in veterinary medicine: advanced soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, additional training in Advanced Spinal Surgery, Small and Micro Animal Orthopedic Surgical and Advanced Surgical Oncology. Originally from Scotland, he relocated to Moncton, New Brunswick with his family to gain experience working in a small animal practice. This led to him pursuing his interest in surgery and orthopedics at our hospital, where he is now well regarded in the Greater Moncton community and surrounding areas.
If you are passionate about orthopedics, there’s no place like Riverview Animal Hospital to take your career to the next level. Join us now, send your resume to: Marsha@vetstrategy.com
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
Licensed (or eligibility) to practice veterinary medicine in New Brunswick
Passion for what you do every day
Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude are a must
A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients
Excellent communication skills, both when dealing with clients and team members.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Competitive salary plus bonus potential
Generous CE allowance
Access to our network of over 1000 DVMs
Medical, dental and vision insurance
Professional liability coverage
Association dues and VIN membership
Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts
Fairness, respect in the workplace
Opportunity for personal, professional and financial growth
Mentorship for new grads.
HOW WE KEEP OUR TEAM AND CLIENTS SAFE:
We take everyone’s safety very seriously. We have added safety measures so that our hospital can continue to provide essential services to animals in our region. We have implemented more intensive sanitation practices, online ordering, and other guidelines for physical distancing.
Riverview Animal Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian operated group of veterinary clinics with locations throughout Canada. We believe that veterinary hospitals are an integral part of the community they serve and as such we put a large focus on community-based activities and initiatives. Every clinic and hospital we partner with is unique and serves a very diverse client base.
Riverview Animal Hospital is an equal opportunities employer. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, competence, merit, and business need.