About UVS

Upstate Veterinary Specialties, PLLC is a growing, privately-owned, multispecialty referral and emergency practice located in upstate New York. Our hospital, central to the Capital Region around Albany, has a broad referral base reaching several areas throughout upstate New York, western New England, and more.

Our senior leadership and administrative teams, doctors, and medical staff work together in a collaborative environment to achieve our mission – helping pets live longer, happier lives through expert medical care and compassionate client service. We are a large team of dedicated professionals and take pride in being a leader in comprehensive specialty and emergency healthcare for pets.

Due to our increasing caseload, we are seeking a second internist to join our existing team of board-certified specialists, including:

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care
  • Internal Medicine
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Neurology
  • Radiology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Surgery

Our clinicians are supported by highly educated licensed veterinary technicians, including one VTS (cardiology), assistants, clients relations specialists, and administrative staff.

Our Facility 

This year, UVS will complete an addition to our custom-built, 40,000 square-foot facility that has enhanced our ability to provide excellent care while maintaining a comfortable work environment for all services.  Internal Medicine has three dedicated exam rooms, a 450 square foot workroom for diagnostic evaluations, and a 450 square foot procedure suite with two stations for video endoscopy, all with easy access to treatment/ICU.  Diagnostic imaging is also located immediately adjacent to Internal Medicine.  The hospital expansion also includes a radioiodine treatment facility for your hyperthyroid patients.

Our hospital is equipped with multiple advanced imaging modalities, including a 64 slice CT scanner with power injector, fluoroscopy, two abdominal ultrasound suites, digital radiography with Asteris PACS, and a 1.5T MRI.  The service is supported by a 24/7 ICU with two criticalists, a full in-house laboratory, and a canine/feline blood bank.  Any additional equipment necessary for a state-of-the-art Internal Medicine department will be considered.

For a look at our state-of-the-art facility, visit our website and take our virtual tour:

Our Location

Our hospital is located near Albany, in the state’s Capital Region. The area includes the cities of Albany, Saratoga, Schenectady, and Troy.  This is a lively and energetic region that balances our historical roots with a vibrant metropolitan atmosphere and a plethora of outdoor recreational opportunities. The growing area is centrally located between the mountains of the Adirondacks, Catskills, Berkshires, and Greens, and the cities of Boston, New York, and Montreal.  If you like to travel our location offers easy access to Amtrak stations and the Albany international airport.

The area’s attractions include the Empire State Plaza, Saratoga Racetrack and Performing Arts Center, Lake George, Thatcher Park, The New York State Museum, and more. In the Capital Region, there is something for everyone, with a variety of restaurants, bars, and entertainment. 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 Albany and the surrounding Capital Region, visit

Join Us 

We work hard to be worthy of the trust of our referral network and community. Our clients see and know our compassion for our work, themselves, and their pets.

We value our employees and treat them like family. We encourage our employees to pursue a healthy balance between work and life and offer multiply incentives that speak to our philosophy. UVS offers a competitive compensation package and buy-in opportunity for the right individual.  Our generous benefits include:

  • Fully paid medical, dental and long-term disability insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with a matching contribution
  • Generous paid time off
  • Employee pet insurance stipend
  • Substantial continuing education allowance
  • A 4-day workweek for better work-life balance
  • Relocation allowance and signing bonus

Contact Us 

If this opportunity sounds interesting and you are motivated to work in a collaborative specialty practice, join our team!

Inquiries and resumes should be directed to Amy Landy, Recruiting & Onboarding Specialist

Phone: 518-783-3198 | Email: | Fax: 518-783-0409