Nov 16, 2021

Lead Veterinarian

$125,000 - $150,000 yearly
  • DogiZone
  • Frederick, MD, USA
Full time Veterinarian Medical Director

Job Description

New Animal Hospital is opening in Frederick and we are looking to add a lead veterinarian or medical director to our growing family. As the lead veterinarian, you will be responsible for all medical decisions within the practice and play a major role in the design and development of our new facility. 

Whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced veterinarian looking for a change, a new beginning at our facility means an open door to explore the next best move in your professional veterinary career. We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At our hospital, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Our company offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clients.

As a veterinarian with our hospital, you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Up to 4 weeks PTO
  • Potential Profit Share
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Competitive Pay plus incentives
  • 401(k) Savings Plan + 4% matching
  • Client Referral Programs
  • Employee Referral Programs
  • Massive growth potential
  • Amazing team atmosphere
  • And so much more!

Salary: $125,000-150,000 per year

Your development is important to us which is why we'll provide you with the following:

  • Personal development plans designed to define and achieve your career goals
  • Practice-paid continuing education opportunities

We have strong ties to the Montgomery County community and are looking for someone who will help us to expand our outreach and advance our positive and uplifting culture. Montgomery County, Maryland is home to a diverse variety of restaurants, nightlife, parks, places for outdoor adventures, award winning schools and colleges, and is close to Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington DC. It is a rapidly growing area and we are continuing to grow with it.

We believe hiring doctors with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, will permit us to deliver the highest quality of preventive care for each pet and client. We will support and depend on our veterinarians to use their expertise in a way that benefits pets, clients, hospital teams, and the communities we serve. Our hospital will aspire to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care, hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine.


  • Practice in accordance to state practice act and principles of veterinary medical ethics
  • Leverage evidence-based medicine and continue pursuit of education to deliver quality patient care
  • Devote yourself to the culture of preventive care and Optimum Wellness Plans
  • Adopt and positively impact new veterinary standards and guidelines
  • Deliver medical and surgical treatments with formulary approved pharmaceuticals, supplies, and equipment, in accordance with Medical Quality Standards
  • Partner with clients as an advocate for the pet to plan follow-up visits, provide home-care instructions, and education to ensure the lifelong health of their pets
  • Maintain relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems
  • Foster an effective veterinary support team by communicating medical standards, ethical practices, and your veterinary knowledge and experience


  • State Veterinary Board License and must be in good standing for the state in which they intend to be hired, prior to their start date.
  • Doctorate
  • Veterinary Experience: 3 years
  • DEA Certification

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