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The SMART Clinic - Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic
Full or Part Time Employment opportunity for a Veterinary Surgeon.
The SMART Clinic is one of the longest established sports medicine and rehabilitation clinics
in Europe. It is internationally recognised as a centre of excellence in the field of small
animal rehabilitation and provides a comprehensive sports medicine service for agility
dogs from all over the United Kingdom.
We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic veterinary surgeon to expand our current
team of three veterinary surgeons and two full time equivalent chartered physiotherapists.
The ideal candidate would be highly motivated and able to communicate well with both referring
veterinary practices, owners and agility trainers. The post is split between our two
purpose built centres in Swansea and Cardiff, South Wales. Apart from our Sporting dogs
we have a large clinical case load and regularly take complex tertiary referrals from other
centres of excellence around the UK comprising both neurological and orthopaedic clinical
conundrums. A strong emphasis is also placed on working with owners towards injury
prevention and appropriate training of their canine athletes.
We are able to offer state of the art facilities including High resolution diagnostic musculoskeletal
ultrasound, Gait 4 gait analysis, hydrotherapy and land based treadmills, dedicated
therapeutic exercise suites, thermal imaging, ultrasound and laser.
The opportunity also exists for the right individual to be involved in developing and delivering
educational course both in the UK and Europe within the field of Veterinary Rehabilitation
and pain management.
The successful candidate will be a motivated team player and good communicator dedicated
to providing an outstanding service at the highest level in the field of Canine and Feline
rehabilitation. Continuing education is actively encouraged and supported. A competitive
salary is available dependent on experience.
Please email your CV to Sian Baker at sianb@smartvetwales.co.uk