Philosophy of Internship: Our goal is to produce a confident and well rounded equine veterinarian by providing our intern with a positive, comprehensive learning experience through exposure to a diverse caseload in beautiful western Colorado. With a focus on lameness, surgery, internal medicine and ambulatory practice, we provide high quality patient care through innovative medical and surgical procedures at our state of the art facility. Working with our fun, talented staff will help solidify your diagnostic skills, communication skills and enhance clinical competency. Currently, we have 2 board certified surgeons, 1 board certified internal medicine specialist and 1 reproduction specialist. Housing and ski pass are included.
Internship Duties: Initially, the intern will assist veterinarians with clinic and field appointments as well as after-hour emergency duties and hospitalized patient care. Interns are expected to assist in surgery, with the option of rotating assistant surgery and anesthesia duties. After the introductory period, interns will transition to primary care responsibility for scheduled as well as emergency appointments, with a senior veterinarian always available for back-up.
Additional Salary Information: salary plus emergency fees
About Roaring Fork Equine Medical Center
Roaring Fork Equine Medical Center is located just south of Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Seeking committed and passionate individuals to join our dynamic team of dedicated and caring veterinary medical professionals. We are an equine specific referral facility providing 24-hr emergency, critical care, and surgical services, as well as ambulatory medicine for our local clients. We are a three doctor practice, with two board certified surgeons, who focus on sports medicine and rehabilitation. Our practice engages the latest technologies including digital radiography, inhalant anesthesia, stem cell, PRP and IRAP, digital ultrasonography, one-meter and three-meter video endoscopy, with a full diagnostic laboratory.
Located conveniently in the Roaring Fork Valley, enjoy the added benefits of beautiful views and a wide variety of outdoor activities.