Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital

Description

Exposure to emergency and critical care veterinary medicine, use of intensive monitoring tools, learning the art of triage.

Details

Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

Board-certified critical care specialists, surgeons, cardiologists, and radiologists. Onsite surgery theatres, CRRT machine, CT scanner.

Educational Resources

  • library of medical textbooks and journals
  • online journal access
  • daily rounds
  • weekly continuing education

Responsibilities

  • take history
  • perform physical exam
  • create problem list and treatment plan
  • assist in treatments
  • assist in surgeries when possible

Student Supervision

6 to 8 hours per day, 5 days a week, depending on rounds schedules

Housing

Yes, with a staff member; cost is $150 per week.

Practice Information

Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital
1945 NW Pettygrove Street
Portland, OR 9720-1688

Ph: 503-228-7281
Fx: 503-228-0464

Email: cdobrzynski [at] dovelewis [dot] org
Web: http://www.dovelewis.org/about-us/educational-opportunities/ (please submit an externship interest form at the bottom of the Educational Opportunities webpage)

Signature on file: Lee Herold, DVM, DACVECC
Last updated: 10/14/10