Experienced soft tissue surgeon
The Evidensia hospital Hart of Brabant is a state of the art, 24/7 referral and emergency hospital with 24 h. nursing care. We offer specialist referrals in emergency/critical care, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, neurology/neurosurgery, internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, dermatology and dentistry. We currently employ EBVS boarded veterinary specialists (https://ebvs.eu/specialists) in Neurology/Neurosurgery, Surgery (soft tissue and orthopedics), Internal medicine, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency/Critical Care and Anesthesia. We also have a very active exotics department with two vets seeing all different species (birds, reptiles and small mammals).
We have one of the best diagnostic imaging departments in the Netherlands with a 1.5 Tesla MRI, 64 slice CT, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, two ultrasound units and fluoroscopy.
Our brand-new surgery suit includes three fully equipped theaters, with one additional dentistry suit. There is an endoscopy tower with an array of endoscopes, bronchoscopes, rhinoscopes etc. To help our patients to recover after surgery we have an intensive care unit for the immediate post op care and three physiotherapists managing the rehabilitation for the long term aided by a large rehabilitation suit with an underwater treadmill.
The hospital has a semi academic setting with a rotating internship with 6 interns, active clinical rounds and weekly lectures in the clinic.
Who are we looking for:
- We are looking for someone with at least 4-5 year’s experience of soft tissue surgery who has or is aiming to pursue a specialist career.
- You need to be passionate about surgery and you will be expected to build and develop this discipline further together with the head of Evidensia’s soft tissue surgery who is clinically active one day a week in our hospital.
- You will have an intern joining the soft tissue surgery service half the year and you will be expected to give lectures both internally for our interns and staff and also externally to our referring colleagues.
- We are looking for someone who wants to work at least three days a week.
- The out of hours work is limited to being back up for our interns who covers the night shifts.
- Salary will commensurate with experience.
- If you do not have a post graduate degree, there is a possibility to enroll in Evidensia Academies soft tissue differentiation program (https://evidensia-groep.nl/evidensia-academy).
- At least 5 days paid continuing education annually.
- 5 weeks paid holidays.
For questions regarding the position you can contact:
Niklas Bergknut DVM, PhD, Dipl. ECVN
Head of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Evidensia NL
European and RCVS recognised Specialist in Veterinary Neurology
T: +31 6 11 53 38 99