Maarten Veterinary Clinic is a well-established, full-service, small
animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and
We provide a broad spectrum of diagnostic procedures through
in-house testing and the use of external laboratories. We also work
closely with local practices when special diagnostic procedures are
required. The facility includes a well-stocked pharmacy, in-hospital
surgery suite, in-house digital x-ray capabilities, a closely supervised
hospitalization area, and indoor boarding kennels with outdoor walking
Interning here will be very hands on and in some cases very
demanding. We can usually get upwards to 10 surgeries a week, mostly
spays and neuters and we are frequently busy. There are some slow days
but there is always something to do.
There are 4 other major clinics on the island with whom we have a good relationship with, and consult with when needed.
BSAVA Manuals, Surgery Textbooks, Internet.
Teaching proper doctor/client rapport, or the business side of running
a clinic. Ultrasound techniques, Digital Radiography experience.
Idexx laboraties and Cornerstone Database
out in day to day care of animals, sometimes weekend rounds. Medicating
animals, Prepping for Surgery (doing surgery on stray animals for
Animal welfare(spays/neuters)). Running blood labs, prepping fecal
slides, Skin scraping and staining. Dentals and Vaccinations.
It is also possible for the student to go with Dr. Garry Swanston to
the near-by island of Statia to help out with his clinic there.
Monday to Friday 8 -12 and 2 -6 and Saturdays 8-12:30 and alternate full weekends
St. Maarten Veterinary Clinic
#25 Executive Commerical Building
A.J.C Brouwers Rd