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University Animal Hospital


Preceptor position available in AAHA member hospital. Winner in Veterinary Economics Hospital of the Year 1997, first runner up award (4/97 issue), and recipient of “Practice of Excellence” award (3/01 issue). Quality oriented hospital philosophy. We are a busy companion animal/ exotics general practice offering advanced services in endoscopy, ultrasound, laser surgery and orthopedic surgery.

Please send resume attn: Dr. J. Thomas Gus

University Veterinary Hospital

2500 S. Hardy

Tempe, AZ 85282


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • J. Thomas Gus; DVM, special interest in dermatology and cosmetic surgery, member of AAVM, AAHA, AVMA
  • Jim Flegenheimer; DVM, special interest lies in orthopedic surgery
  • Carmen Bastek; DVM, AAVP, special interest in small animal medicine and surgery and mammalian exotics
  • Sharon Langeneckert; DVM
  • Jay Johnson; DVM, special interest in Medicine and surgery of reptiles, amphibians, small mammal exotics, Dentistry, member of ARAV, AVMA, AAHA
  • Kevin Wright; DVM, completed a residency in zoo animals, exotic pets, and domestic pets, special interest in amphibians and reptiles
  • Melissa McGinnis; DVM
  • Stephanie Olson; DVM
  • Bob Koch; DVM, DACVP (Canine/Feline and Feline specialists) special interest in internal medicine and general surgery

Educational Resources

  • We are a nine doctor AAHA hospital thus the combined knowledge of those doctors during the extern time is constantly tapped by our externs
  • a complete medical library
  • VIN membership
  • monthly radiology rounds led by a boarded radiologist


We are seeking a unique individual with excitement and enthusiasm for the practice of Veterinary Medicine. We expect the extern to be in the hospital and absorb as much knowledge as possible.

Student Supervision

Information not on file.


Furnished apartment is available, along with a weekly stipend of $200.

Practice Information

University Animal Hospital
2500 S. Hardy
Tempe, AZ 85282

Ph: (480) 968-9275
Fx: (480) 967-6353


Signature on file: Dr. J. Thomas Gus
Updated: 2/19/07

Tempe, AZ
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