New York, NY - Veterinary Radiologist

Date Posted: 
September 21, 2012 - December 20, 2012

Contact Information: Interested applicants should contact Dr. Anthony Fischetti, DVM, MS, DACVR for further information. Email: anthony.fischetti@amcny.org. Phone: 212-329-8782; Fax: 212-752-2592. Address: 510 East 62nd St., New York, NY, 10021-8314.

The Animal Medical Center seeks a board-certified or board-eligible veterinary radiologist for a full-time staff position in our Department of Diagnostic Imaging. Candidates must be eligible for licensure as a veterinary professional in New York State. The hospital currently staffs one full-time radiologist, and 2 diagnostic imaging residents.

Our hospital performs approximately 50,000 small animal imaging studies per year. Equipment includes: two digital radiology suites (EKLIN EDR6), GE LOGIQ 9 ultrasound, Toshiba Viamo portable ultrasound, Toshiba 64-slice CT, and a 1.5 Tesla Phlips Achieva MRI, all managed by a CoActiv EXAM-PACS. Our PACS also receives CT and radiographic images from local referral practices. We anticipate the incorportation of a Radiology Information System (RIS) to our PACS and digital medical record by 2013. Voice recognition software (Dragon Naturally-Speaking) is available for dictation/report generation.
This exciting career opportunity provides a unique setting of service, teaching and research opportunities. AMC supports a dynamic and stimulating teaching institution nestled within a rich biomedical and cultural environment with an endless variety of unique and exciting activities, from the cultural to the culinary.

Qualifications: A board-certified or board-eligible veterinarian in the American College of Veterinary Radiology or European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging is preferred. Strong interest and clinical competence in small animal radiology, diagnostic ultrasound, CT and MRI are crucial skills for the job. The candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work as part of a team in a collegial teaching environment.

Clinical and Service Responsibilities: Duties include performing and interpreting diagnostic imaging services for the teaching hospital and referral veterinarians. Service responsibilities may also include institutional committee work, continuing education, and contributing to professional organizations.

Teaching and Research: Clinical teaching includes instructing and supervising interns and residents in internal medicine, critical care, and surgery. Participation in research is encouraged and many opportunities are available, both at AMC and through the biomedical community of New York City.

Join a dynamic team with great career opportunities in our state-of-the-art facility, and also enjoy the greatest museums, sporting events, restaurants, and theater in the world. Interested applicants should contact Dr. Anthony Fischetti, DVM, MS, DACVR for further information. Email: anthony.fischetti@amcny.org. Phone: 212-329-8782; Fax: 212-752-2592. Address: 510 East 62nd St., New York, NY, 10021-8314.