Tired of the big city, tired of traffic, just plain tired? Have you dreamed moving to an area known for its beauty, having all 4 seasons to enjoy, and a pleasant lifestyle? Do you still want to perform challenging surgery, help dogs and cats with your expertise and work in a true community of veterinarians and colleagues with a much easier schedule?
Well, it’s not a dream. It’s the reality in the Blue Ridge Mountains at Mountain Emergency Animal Center in Blue Ridge, GA. An area known for mountains, lakes and rivers. Enjoy a rich outdoor lifestyle of boating, fishing, biking and hiking; or just enjoy living in a region of small towns that have everything you could image from farmers markets and antique shops to large department stores and international cuisine.
Mountain Emergency Animal Center is seeking a veterinary surgeon to join our daytime ER/critical care practice. Located in beautiful Blue Ridge, GA, we offer specialized veterinary care for the tri-state area of North Georgia, South East Tennessee and Western North Carolina. Supported by referral clinics within 8 surrounding counties, our case-load is diverse and our clientele are some of the nicest people you will ever meet, including the pet-loving local community and our tourist visitors from all around.
Join a group of professionals, a true team that is working hard to grow and create a regional center of excellence in specialized care. Our hospital is well equipped with MyLabs ultrasound, digital radiography, flexible and rigid endoscopy, multi-parameter state-of-the-art anesthesia monitoring equipment and a surgical ventilator. Enjoy the support of an in-house lab with CBC, chemistry, coagulation and blood gas analyzers.
Being on-call is entirely up to you as our emergency clinicians perform after-hours and weekend/holiday emergency surgery. Focus on what you enjoy the most and set your work schedule the way you want.
Renovations and improvements to the facility are ongoing with recent additions of continuing education lecture hall and offices. We have room to room grow for more specialists and diagnostics such as Computerized Tomography.
Mountain Emergency Animal Center offers competitive compensation and benefits packages. If you practice high quality, compassionate surgery and want to be part of a growing practice that is poised to become a multi-specialty regional referral center of excellence, then look no further.
Close enough to but far enough from Atlanta and Chattanooga: each less than 2 hours away. MEAC offers an excellent work-life balance—hard to find anywhere else…
Applicant must be a board certified surgeon with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.
About Mountain Emergency Animal Center
Pet emergencies, like human ones, can happen anytime. Your pet’s injuries and illnesses may require immediate attention. Mountain Emergency Animal Center provides comprehensive emergency and urgent care at night, on the weekends and holidays. We work closely with your primary veterinarian to provide the most complete care possible for your family pet. We understand that your pet is an important member of your family and deserves the best possible medical care. Mountain Emergency Animal Center is the only animal emergency hospital in the North Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina and the Tri-State area that is open all night, all weekend, and all major holidays, with a full staff of veterinarians and technicians in the hospital at all times, allowing complete continuation of care for your pet when your family veterinary office is closed. We are a direct extension of your family veterinarian and we will work closely with them in treating your pet. Your family veterinarian will receive faxed or emailed copies of all your records to provide a seamless line of communication. We are a state of the art emergency hospital located in Blue Ridge, Georgia. Our doctors all have extensive trainin...g in emergency and critical care. The hospital has oxygen units, ultrasound capabilities, digital radiography, a full surgical suite, in house blood work, blood products and an isolation ward.