provides care 24 hours a day. We have a general practice, an emergency
practice and a surgical referral practice. The ER practice has a
veterinarian and technicians on premises whenever the general practice
is closed. A criticalist is part of the general practice and receives
referrals for internal medicine care.
students are expected to rotate through each of the services during
their time at Northwood. They actively participate in office calls,
clinical treatment, diagnostics and surgery. During their rotation in
the referral surgical service they would be expected to scrub in on the
cases each day.
Ben Ealing, DVM Medical director
Jeff Smith, DVM DACVECC
G. Timothy Lee, DVM
Jason Matthew, DVM
Several part time ER veterinarians
Typical library resources are available along with a large numbers of journals, internet access to VIN and other data sources.
attendance during morning and evening rounds.
office exams and treatments.
ICU care, surgical participation, imaging.
Rotate through all parts of the hospital functions.
student will be directly supervised by the veterinarian on whose
service the student is participating. 24/7 access to veterinarians is
A shared apartment is possible. One ER doctor may use during day.