Tucson, AZ - Veterinary Radiologist

Date Posted: 
October 10, 2013 - January 12, 2014

Contact Person: Interested applicants should contact Jan Woods, Hospital Administrator at JanetAllenWoods@aol.com or via telephone at 520-795-9955.

Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson is seeking applications for a full time veterinary radiologist. ACVR or ECVDI board certification, or post-resident trainees qualified for the examination will be considered.  We are seeking a full time radiologist to provide imaging support services for our specialty caseload, which is expanding to 6 days a week in medicine and surgery. The radiologist also provides support for the in-house emergency service and radiographic consults for referring veterinary hospitals. In addition, the radiologist also performs in-patient and out-patient ultrasounds as well as the majority of CT and MRI scans, and oversees the Feline Radioactive Iodine 131 Program.  

VSCT consists of full-time, on-site specialists in surgery (3), internal medicine (2), neurology/neurosurgery, emergency (4), critical care (2), dermatology, dentistry/oral surgery, ophthalmology, oncology, integrative medicine, companion animal rehabilitation therapy and behavior in an award-winning, 32,00 sq. ft. state-of-the-art hospital open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Imaging equipment on-site includes two digital radiology suites (Sound-Eklin Tru/DR DX 1700 and Agfa CR30-X) two stationary and one portable ultrasound units (Hitachi Alkoa ProtoSound Alpha 7, Philips HDI 5000 SonoCT and Mindray Digiprince DP-6600Vet), spiral CT scanner (GE 4 slice CT HiSpeed Scanner) and MRI (Esaote Vet-MR Grande 0.25 Tesla). Please visit us online to see more of our facilities and staff at www.vscot.com

Our specialists, emergency doctors, and interns take a “one hospital” approach together with our experienced administrative and technical staff to provide the highest quality compassionate health care and service to our patients, pet owners, and referring veterinarians. Our seasoned staff consists of highly skilled and trained, reliable certified veterinary technicians and veterinary assistants who are committed to supporting our doctors.

The right candidate is expected to establish a good rapport with referring veterinarians, including: timely professional and respectful communication; assist in the development and training of VSCT’s paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service, assist with marketing the services of the specialty practice through a variety of outreach programs, some of which include: making hospital visits to referring veterinarians, assisting with local CE meetings, answering all calls from referring veterinarians promptly, helping with production of hospital newsletters and case reports and lecturing to and assisting with the training of interns under the guidance of the Internship Program Director.

Tucson, Arizona is a thriving city of over one million people offering a mild year round climate with abundant recreational and cultural activities and a lower than average cost of living. A full time position would include a base salary plus a percentage of gross, a 4 day work week, a generous benefit package including medical/dental/vision/disability insurance, relocation expenses, 401K, profit sharing, paid vacation and CE time, license and association dues. We place a high priority on professional development, job satisfaction and quality of life for our staff.

You are encouraged to apply if you are a clinician with high standards of medical and ethical care, superior clinical and communication skills, leadership ability and a desire to share knowledge, interested in working in a dynamic, collaborative, team-oriented group practice dedicated to the needs of the pet and client, and belonging to a successful hospital in a city which can provide an excellent livelihood. Please visit our website at www.vscot.com. Interested applicants should contact Jan Woods, Hospital Administrator at JanetAllenWoods@aol.com or via telephone at 520-795-9955. Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson is an equal opportunity employer.