Yokayo Veterinary Center located in Ukiah, CA is seeking a Small Animal General Practice Associate DVM to join our practice. Competitive salary with production pay, medical insurance, 401K with company match and generous CE stipend. Relocation Assistance available, and if you're looking to relocate please note that the California State Board Exam has now been eliminated!
Currently a 3 Doctor practice, but could absorb 2 more due to high volume
Usually 2-3 Doctors working at a time
AAHA accreditation in process for 2023
dogs and cats only
15 or 30 minute appointment times – you choose
Equipment and procedures include:
Digital general x-ray with Telemed consultations
Digital dental x-ray (newly purchased Logiq S7)
Basic and specialized dental instrumentation and supplies with a strong interest in routine dentistry, bonding, endodontics (root canals), guided tissue regeneration, and composite restorations
4 day, 10 hour work day schedule with rotating Saturdays
Incorporating therapeutic medicinal approaches with acupuncture and laser therapy.
Fast paced with drop in appointments frequently
Variety of services offered from general wellness to complicated surgeries
1 RVT currently, but 5 of our Certified Veterinary Assistants are going to school for RVT right now
o Most of the Techs do dentals
o The Techs & CSRs mostly do the cost estimates – you would rarely need to talk money
Altruistic – we do spays/neuters for a local cat rescue, and we donate lots of stuff through the local Humane Society chapter
There are 2 open appointments each day for same day stuff that the staff can schedule (right before & right after lunch)
We have one drop-off space assigned between 9-9:30am
No appointments scheduled between 12 – 2pm each day, so you have time to catch up!
For urgent care/any other drop-offs they’ll always ask – you have control over your schedule
If it’s your surgery day, there are typically 4-5 cases scheduled in the morning, and if your afternoon stays open you can take drop-offs, etc. if you want
What we can offer:
Easy schedule – amazing work/life balance so you can explore NorCal
Extremely loyal clientele – lots of generational clients
Electronic records (Avimark), and you have remote access if you want to finish records at home
Fantastic staff who genuinely care about you and our clients
3 exam rooms & big treatment area, 1 surgical suite, new laser, nice x-ray, ultrasound, echo, Idexx, cytology machine (slide results in 15 minutes!)
Ukiah is 2 ½ hours north of San Francisco. We're considered part of the greater viticulture area of Norcal with orchards, vineyards and wineries located throughout Mendocino County. We're a short drive to the redwoods and the coastal towns of Fort Bragg, Mendocino and Caspar. Ukiah boasts several fine restaurants and Mendocino Brewing Co.
Candidate must be a graduate from an AVMA accredited college or have successfully passed the ECFVG certification program or the PAVE certification program
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