Veterinary Internist - Friendship Hospital For Animals

Washington, DC
Friendship Hospital for Animals – Veterinary Doctors /
full-time /
We are expanding and seeking an additional board-certified or board-eligible Veterinary Internist to join our well-established team of over 70 veterinarians and 200+ well-trained professionals. This is an exclusive opportunity to be part of a network of veterinary professionals revolutionizing animal health care through collaboration, expertise and cutting-edge research! 

In addition to seeing patients, responsibilities include:

    • Consulting on and managing in-hospital patients 
    • Mentoring interns 
    • Communicating with clients 
    • Communicating with referring veterinarians 
    • Training and mentoring support staff 
    • Attending and participating in rounds and CE (Continuing Education) 


    • Excellent communication skills 
    • Ability to multi-task 
    • Ability to handle stressful situations 
    • Ability to care for complex in-hospital cases 
    • Ability to mentor interns 
    • Ability to communicate with specialists in managing cases 
    • US veterinary licensure 


    • competitive personalized compensation 
    • excellent scheduling and generous paid time off 
    • compensated continuing education 
    • medical, dental, vision insurance 
    • 401-k 
    • paid parental leave 
    • paid professional fees, memberships, and liability insurance (VIN, AVMA, AAHA, licensing)  
    • dedicated veterinary social worker 
    • commuter benefits, pet discounts and so much more..
We are exclusively seeking individuals who embrace a nurturing, cooperative, and ethical environment, where genuine individuals come together to share knowledge, uplift one another, and enhance the health and happiness of our patients, clients, team members, and the community. Of course, having fun while doing so is non-negotiable! Qualified applicants are invited to apply! 
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Meet Our Hospital:   
Established in 1936, Friendship Hospital for Animals is a top-tier AAHA Accredited veterinary hospital providing compassionate patient care including wellness, emergency, and specialized care. Our range of specialized departments includes critical care, radiology, anesthesiology and pain management, oncology, ophthalmology, neurology/neurosurgery, cardiology, dermatology, internal medicine/hemodialysis, rehabilitation therapy, and surgery. Our facility is equipped with cutting-edge MRI and CT technology, a dedicated ICU, long-term ventilator capability, and onsite laboratory and hemodialysis. We are constantly evolving to provide the most advanced, state-of-the art comprehensive care. We believe in sharing our knowledge with the community through continuing education, externships, internships, and residency programs.  
Located in Washington D.C among diverse and historic neighborhoods and close to great food, entertainment, parks, and history. While known for its monuments and museums - the District is also known for its parks and pet-friendly accommodations. Most residents live within a 10-minute walk of a park - including Rock Creek Park, the oldest urban park in the country, popular for hiking and outdoor activities. DC's Kennedy Center and Lincoln Theater offer world-class entertainment and theater. Public transportation includes Metrorail, metrobus, electric scooters, Capital Bikeshare, and Car2Go. Enjoy DC's varied and eclectic food scene, celebrate a win with the Washington Capitals and Washington Nationals, visit the century-old cherry blossoms or take a weekend trip to nearby Shenandoah Valley, Harper's Ferry, or Annapolis