We are a privately owned, multispecialty referral practice located near Albany in the Capital District of upstate New York. We enjoy a large referral base and a cooperative work environment with highly trained and compassionate support staff and a dedicated management team. Current specialists in the practice include Cardiology (3), Critical Care (1), Internal Medicine (2), Neurology (2), Ophthalmology (2), Radiology (1), Rehabilitation (1), Surgery (2), and Oncology (1). The new facility includes advanced imaging modalities and has dedicated hospitalization areas for intensive and intermediate care cases as well as a feline ward. Any additional equipment necessary for a state-of-the-art critical care service will be considered.

UVS is seeking a positive and enthusiastic leader to join our Emergency and Critical care department! This service head position will provide leadership and support with the rapid growth of our emergency department. Excellent management skills and advanced training and experience in Emergency and Critical Care are required. This position will include patient care as well as administrative and management duties, to ensure the emergency service is running smoothly and efficiently. The service lead will be involved in onboarding, training, scheduling, coaching, performance reviews, and providing continuing education for the Emergency staff members. This is a great opportunity to be a vital part of a growing emergency department!

The Capital District around Albany, NY is a wonderful environment to live and work. Outdoor activities abound with the Adirondacks, Catskills, Berkshires of Massachusetts and Green Mountains of Vermont all within an hour of the practice. The area’s growing population also satisfies most cultural interests. The Capital District is centrally located between the metropolitan areas of Boston, New York, and Montreal and offers easy access to public transportation with Amtrak stations and an international airport right around the corner.

UVS offers a competitive compensation package and buy-in opportunity for the right individuals.

UVS Benefits include:

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