| Southern Hills Veterinary Services Inc., with offices in Corning, Villisca, Creston and Red Oak, Iowa has a position available for a mixed animal Veterinarian. This position could range from 10% up to 90% Small Animal, and could include a significant amount of equine or swine work depending on the personal and professional interests of the applicant. |
We are a ten doctor practice (Dr. Scott Shuey KSU 95, Dr. Krista Davies ISU 97, Dr. Greg Weis ISU 02, Dr. Dan Dewitt ISU 04, Dr. Melissa James ISU 05, Dr. Aimee Anderson 06, Dr. Kate Rudolph Ill 12, Dr. Blaine Johnson ISU 16 and Dr. Ryan Shuey ISU 16). The opening is due to an associate leaving the practice to return to her hometown to work. Our main office is in Corning, Iowa (pop 1500) with additional offices in Creston (pop 7500), Villisca (pop 1300) and Red Oak (pop 7000). At this time, we see the person working primarily out of the Red Oak office, however they would be free to live in any of the towns and we could adjust the schedule accordingly. Including Veterinarians, we have a full and part-time staff of 32 employees. Each doctor, on most days are assigned a Veterinary Assistant to work with. Our main office in Corning was built in 1997 (5700 sq. ft.). It has both large and small animal handling facilities, including a hospital pen for large animals. We are in the process of building a new facility in Red Oak. Ground breaking will take place in June 2017.
Our practice is 40% small animal, 60% large animal. Both large and small animal gross income has been growing at approximately 8% per year. The small animal worked ranges from routine vaccinations and surgeries to doing cruciate repairs on knees, pinning and plating of fractures. We have in house digital x-ray, CBC, blood chemistry, gas anesthesia and ultrasound. CT scanning is available through a local hospital.
The large animal portion of our practice consists mainly of cow-calf herds ranging in size from 10 to 1100 head. Most of our better regular clients have between 100 and 350 cows and are excellent to work with. We have a growing feedlot portion with 15 yards ranging in capacity from 1000 to 9000 head. We also provide services to the Creston and Red Oak Livestock Auctions. On call duties are shared equally. We offer a competitive compensation package including medical re-imbursement, retirement plan, truck and box lease, cell phone with data, continuing education, and professional dues and liability. If interested in the position, please visit our Facebook page under Southern Hills Veterinary Services Iowa to learn more about us. The position is open immediately. Please contact.
Scott Shuey MS, DVM Southern Hills Veterinary Services Inc. 1902 Quincy Street Corning, Iowa 50841 (641) 322-3333 office (712) 621-0087 cell firstname.lastname@example.org