*Urgent Care Veterinarian - Thrive Denver Downtown

Veterinarian - Urgent Care Denver, Colorado


Position at Thrive Pet Healthcare

Thrive Denver Downtown is hiring an Urgent Care Veterinarian! Our Downtown Denver practice is conveniently located at the intersection of Washington and 20th Avenue serving pets in North Capitol Hill, City Park West, Whittier, Curtis Park and Capitol Hill neighborhoods!

Job Summary 

Our Urgent Care Veterinarian fills the service gap between traditional Emergency Veterinarians and Primary Care Veterinary Providers by offering walk-in care, extended hours, and the immediate treatment of urgent, but not life-threatening emergencies. Our goal is to relieve pressure from our very busy ER departments, help our awesome referring veterinary community, and provide exceptional service to our loyal clients.  

For the Urgent Care veterinarian, this role offers the perfect marriage of job satisfaction through rapid case resolution, variety of caseload, NO OVERNIGHTS and family friendly working hours.  It’s perfect for practitioners who would like to explore a career move towards ER medicine or those ER practitioners ready to step away from the rigors of being an Emergency Veterinarian.  

This position will make positive impact on patients, clients, and veterinary lives!   

Our Urgent Care Veterinarians provide: 

  • Outpatient care only
  • Basic to intermediate care for common, non-emergent illnesses and wounds
  • Baseline diagnostics
  • Fast turnaround time (Exam to discharge)
  • Walk-in service
  • Support of referral partners
  • Extended hours

 Urgent Care does NOT provide: 

  • Advanced medical/surgical care
  • Hospitalization/post operative referral monitoring
  • Emergency/critical care
  • Advanced diagnostics
  • Wellness and preventative care
  • Dentistry
  • Elective procedures
  • Specialty procedures  
  • Overnight hours

 Job Requirements: 

  • Loyal, passionate about great patient care, good with people and plays well with others.
  • Exemplifies our guiding principles: Quality, Integrity, Compassion and Service.
  • Strong communicator, team-player mentality, and values collaboration.
  • Internship training and/or experience in either GP or ER hospitals is preferred; an openness to continuous learning is a must!
  • DVM/VMD degree or equivalent.
  • AFAST/TFAST training a plus (we will train!).
  • Basic surgical skills for wound/laceration care. 
  • Basic ER stabilization skills
  • Knowledge of the current/up-to-date information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat common injuries, illnesses, diseases, and adverse conditions. 

Thrive Pet Healthcare is proud to offer industry-leading support for our team members: 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Relocation Assistance Package
  • Health benefits (vision/dental/life insurance)
  • Generous 8 week paid parental leave
  • Annual CE Stipend and more!
  • 401k w/ employer match
  • Annual Paid Time Off
  • Additional family & furry care support options, including veterinary care discounts.

Compensation negotiable based on credentials and experience with an annual salary range starting at $110,000 - $130,000 per year. The actual salary offered will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience, and location.

Let’s chat! Contact [email protected] to learn more!

At Thrive, we celebrate and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all of our team members, pet parents and pets. We strive to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture where all team members belong and feed empowered!