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Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists (GCVS) is currently seeking a second Radiation Oncologist to join Dr. Lisa DiBernardi  and grow our rapidly growing service. Work with the best!  GCVS values innovation and individuality at the practice level, while recognizing the power of collaboration.   We are looking for an individual who shares our passion for advancing medicine.


Founded in 1989, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists partnered with the Compassion-First Pet Hospitals in 2016 to accelerate its growth and network with other best-in-class specialty and emergency hospitals. The new GCVS hospital is 55,000 sq ft and  has a 1.5 T MRI, 64- slice CT, and an Interventional Radiology Suite. GCVS currently has specialty practices in Surgery, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Animal Rehabilitation and Fitness, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Allergy, Avian and Exotics, Cardiology, and Anesthesiology.  In addition to the specialty services GCVS operates a 24/7/365 emergency service within the specialty hospital.


Our facility is equipped with Varian Halcyon stereotactic radiation therapy , Eclipse planning software, radiation therapist, dedicated Radiation Oncology technicians, and fantastic hospital support staff. Other boarded specialists in 12 other departments are present to help provide care to our patients. We enjoy the camaraderie between specialists that a large practice affords, and support each other in the pursuit of practicing the highest quality veterinary medicine. Additionally, we have an active rotating and specialty internship program, and there are abundant opportunities to interact with the general practitioners in the area through monthly rounds meetings and our annual symposium.


Houston is the 4th largest city in the country with a world renowned medical center, as well as museum, theater, and arts districts. We have a climate that allows outdoor activities year round.  We have professional sports teams, numerous recreational and cultural amenities and exceptional universities, colleges, and public education so you and your family can thrive here.


Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists offers competitive compensation as well as a full range of benefits including health, dental, vision, long-term disability, life insurance, time off for vacation and CE, and a 401(k) plan.


If interested please send a current curriculum vitae to Josiah Smith Veterinary Recruiter at Compassion-First Pets at [email protected]

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