Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists (GCVS) is seeking full or part-time emergency veterinarians to join our growing 24/7 emergency service. We are interested in speaking with experienced ER DVMs, internship trained DVMs, and new grads or GP DVMs who have an interest in emergency medicine. Mentorship is available!
What makes ER at GCVS different?
Work/Life Balance – Tired of staying late because of administrative tasks? GCVS emergency veterinarians utilize dedicated scribes to assist with records and note taking.
Collaboration – We enjoy the camaraderie between specialists that a large practice affords and support each other in the pursuit of practicing the highest quality veterinary medicine. We currently have specialty practices in Surgery, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, Radiation Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Allergy, Avian and Exotics, Cardiology, Behavioral Therapy, and Anesthesiology.
Brand New Facility – Our 60,000 sq-ft hospital has a 1.5 T MRI, 64- slice CT, a Varian Halcyon radiation therapy system capable of advanced radiation therapy modalities as well as an Interventional Radiology Suite.
Education – With a focus on education, we have a large and robust intern, specialty intern, and residency (radiology and neurology) program, as well as abundant opportunities to interact with the general practitioners in the area through monthly rounds meetings and our annual symposium.
Houston is the 4th largest city in the country with a world-renowned medical center, as well as museum, theater, and arts districts. We have a climate that allows outdoor activities year-round. We have professional sports teams, numerous recreational and cultural amenities, and exceptional universities, colleges, and public education so you and your family can thrive here.
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists offers competitive compensation as well as a full range of benefits including health, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, time off for vacation and CE, and a 401(k) plan.
Please direct all inquiries to Christopher Lykins at
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