Standifer’s Animal Clinic has been a strong part of the Homewood community since 1953. We are conveniently located in the heart of Homewood with many great local restaurants and within close driving distance to downtown Birmingham.
We offer acupuncture as well as Chinese herbal therapy and value our clients and the relationships we build. We are a generational hospital, so many of our clients have been coming here since they were children when their parents and/or grandparents brought their pets to us for care. We aim to form life-long relationships with our patients and our clients.
If you are looking for team that is dedicated and knowledgeable that also has fun, Standifer’s Animal Clinic is probably the place for you!
Responsible for the ongoing evaluation and management of clinical practices as well as the delivery of patient care.
Responsible for monitoring associate doctor performance and production.
In conjunction with hospital manager, helps drive financial performance of the hospital including revenue generation and expense management.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Florida
3+ years of leadership/management experience, preferred
3+ years of experience as a veterinarian, required
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
Have the ability to lead the team through a variety of cases
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Must be proficient in surgery
Competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including: