Metzger Animal Hospital

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Veterinary Externship
Externship experience including routine appointments, vaccinations. Most of the caseload will be second opinion and referral internal medicine cases with subsequent surgical procedures being performed depending on needs. Also orthopedic cases and surgeries are also represented.
Mark Koshko DVM, DABVP (canine/feline)
Fred Metzger DVM, DABVP (canine/feline)
Robert Rider DVM, CCRT
James Kelz PT, CCRT
Meridith White, CCRA
Sean Jennett, DVM (internship emergency medicine)
JVIM, JAVMA, Journal of clinical pathology, Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Economics, Veterinary Forum.
Access to IVIS, VIN.
The student will be expected to shadow the veterinarians in the exam rooms during appointment slots. Also emphasis is placed on PE, interpretation of bloodwork/radiographs/ultrasound/CT/etc, and overall following cases from beginning to end. The student will also be expected to do a formal round presentation on topic of choice.
8-10 hrs/day. 40-50hrs/week.
Direct and free access during entire visit.
Metzger Animal Hospital
1044 Benner Pike
State College, PA 16801
koshkodvm [at] yahoo [dot] com
Mark Koshko DVM, DABVP
Updated: 01/30/12