Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialist - Pet Emergency & Specialty Center

Veterinarian - Specialist La Mesa, California


Position at Pathway Vet Alliance

The Pet Emergency & Specialty Center in San Diego is looking to expand their team by adding a Board Certified Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialist or board eligible clinician to their progressive emergency and multi-specialty hospital. 

Join 2 Internists, 3 Surgeons, 2 Criticalists, an Oncologist, a Dermatologist, an Ophthalmologist, an Exotics Specialist and 10+ internship-trained Emergency doctors in our 24-hour facility in La Mesa, California, a suburb of San Diego. We also have a second 24-hour emergency hospital in Southern San Diego, approximately 25 minutes away, which transfers cases to the specialty services.

We work in a very friendly collaborative environment and enjoy a special camaraderie among doctors as well as with all our staff.  We conduct regular in-hospital as well as county-wide CE meetings.  Our philosophy promotes excellence in medicine and service to our clients and referring veterinarians. 

The ideal candidate:

  • Board certification or residency trained
  • Values integrity, exhibits superior communication, displays excellent client service and patient care
  • Strong skill set to not only practice outstanding medicine, but also build and foster a strong team

A positive, friendly attitude is essential in our practice and we value colleagues who work well with others and truly enjoy interacting with clients and referring veterinarians. 

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive salary plus bonus potential
  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
  • Annual CE allowance
  • Generous Paid Parental Leave
  • 401(k) 
  • Life and Long-Term Disability insurance
  • A team that values collaboration, and work-life balance


The hospital is in a great location 20 minutes from San Diego beaches, 15 minutes from downtown, 15-30 minutes from great mountain-hiking and horseback riding, and less than 2 hours from ski resorts. This is the heart of the Southern California lifestyle: no sport, hobby or professional/personal interest is out of reach. 

Apply today! Join our TEAM.

You take great care of Animals. We take great care of You!