Upstate Veterinary Specialties, PLLC is a leader in comprehensive specialty and emergency healthcare for pets. We are located in upstate New York and seeking a fourth cardiologist to join our team.

UVS is a privately-owned specialty and emergency practice with a large team of dedicated professionals. Our newest cardiologist will join a collegial team of board certified specialists in cardiology (3), critical care (1), internal medicine (2), neurology (2), ophthalmology (2), oncology (1), radiology (1), rehabilitation (1), and surgery (2).  In addition, staff are supported by highly educated licensed veterinary technicians, including one VTS (cardiology), assistants, client relations, and administrative staff.

Our emergency service is supported by seven emergency clinicians, LVTs, assistants, and client relations staff and includes diagnostic ultrasound, critical care cages, full in-house laboratory, and a blood bank.

Our newly-built custom 23,000 square foot facility has designated cardiology spaces and a large cardiac catheterization lab. Our hospital also includes a 1.5T MRI, 64 slice CT scanner, digital x-ray, underwater treadmill, endoscopy suite, multiple surgery suites, full diagnostic laboratory, and in-house pharmacy.  Our current cardiology inventory includes:

  • 1 Philips ultrasound unit (Epic 5C)
  • 2 Siemens ultrasound units (Sequoia)
  • GE Vivid I mobile ultrasound unit
  • Transesophageal echo
  • OEC 9600 C-arm fluoroscope in large catheterization lab
  • Holter/event recorders with on-site analysis

Our substantial caseload has been growing since our inception in 2003 and continues to increase each year. From 2015 to 2016, UVS experienced a 25% increase in new cardiology consultations. We are looking for a flexible team-player to balance the workload and contribute their expertise to our hospital. Coupled with our additional specialties and emergency department, UVS is the number one place to practice high-quality cardiology in the tri-state area.

UVS is located in Latham, NY, which is considered part of upstate New York’s ‘Tri-City’ area. The capital district is a lively and energetic region that balances our historic roots with a vibrant metropolitan atmosphere. Each of the four changing seasons brings different scenery and events that offer cultural enrichment and more! The growing area is centrally located between the mountains of the Adirondacks, Berkshires, and Catskills and the popular cities of Boston, Montreal and New York.

The area’s attractions include the Empire State Plaza, Saratoga Race Track and Performing Arts Center, Lake George, Thatcher Park, The New York State Museum, and more. In Albany, there is something for everyone! With a variety of restaurants, bars, and entertainment, Albany is a great place to work and play. The area provides a thriving business community and exceptional educational institutes with urban, suburban, and rural living that is sure to fulfill your lifestyle. To learn more about our amazing city visit

Our ideal candidate is a team player that will embrace our culture.  At UVS, we work hard to be worthy of the trust from our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets.

In addition, we value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiple incentives that speak to our philosophy.

The position offers a base salary, plus percentage of gross profit. In addition, UVS offers a competitive compensation package and buy-in opportunity for the right individual.

UVS Benefits:

  • Medical, dental and long-term disability
  • 401(k) with matching contribution
  • Generous PTO
  • Substantial CE allowance
  • Relocation costs
  • Employee stipend to assist with pet insurance
  • Full time (4-day work week) or part-time position

Board certified specialists and individuals who have completed residency training in cardiology are encouraged to apply.

Inquires and resumes should be directed to Aaron Wey, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology)

Phone: 518-783-3198 | Email: | Fax: 518-783-3199

Upstate Veterinary Specialties

Upstate Veterinary Specialties