Job Ad, 24/03/2023

Specialist Neurologist for the Veterinary Specialists of Sydney

Full-time specialist or residency-trained neurologist to join our purpose-built hospital in beautiful Sydney, Australia.

We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time specialist or residency-trained neurologist to join our purpose-built hospital in beautiful Sydney, Australia. At Veterinary Specialists of Sydney (VSOS) everything we do is based upon the belief in our team. This belief centres on treating our staff, clients and referring veterinarians as part of our VSOS family. We strive to deliver the best outcomes every single time, with minimal boundaries to our endless enthusiasm. If your wish is to join a family-like culture, then please reach out to us.

About us:

VSOS is independently owned and operated by a surgeon (Dr Levien) and internal medicine specialist (Dr Graham). We have recently opened our brand-new world class specialist and 24-hour emergency centre, Advanced Treatment Centre (ATC) and offer a mobile specialist service to our local veterinarians around greater Sydney. Currently, we have a specialists in internal medicine, surgery, radiology, and anaesthesia and are complimented by advanced residents and nursing staff. Our brilliant specialist teams consist of internal medicine, Dr Karina Graham, Dr Barbara Gallagher, Dr Amy Pepper, Dr Matteo Bordicchia, Dr Rachel Reynolds, and Dr Chris Greenwell (residency trained), surgery specialists, Dr Andrew Levien, Dr Michelle Joffe, Dr Rachel Basa, Professor Kenneth Johnson, Dr Laurencie Brunel and Dr Elizabeth LaFond, specialist radiologist, Dr Joanna Pilton. 

We hold ourselves to the highest standards and are well-equipped, including in-house new 1.5T Siemens Magnetom Sempra human grade MRI, a new 64 slice Siemens Somatom Go.Up CT, mobile digital x-ray, an extensive array of endoscopic equipment and ultrasound including echocardiography. We have a brand-new state-of-the-art Philips Zenition c-arm with new flat screen technology for dramatically less radiation exposure and a diode laser for minimally invasive procedures for our dedicated interventional radiology (IR) department. We enjoy a high case load of neurology patients and work in a great community who entrust us to provide the highest level of care for their pets.

About you:

The ideal candidate will be adaptive, have an open mind, is willing to learn, be a team-player and have exceptional communication skills. We love to work as a team and bounce ideas off one-another; sharing of knowledge, technique, and experience with each other is vital. A sense of humour is important, as is the ability to have fun. We are a growing team who are full of enthusiasm, and we would like applicants to share the same values.

What we can offer:

VSOS offers a supportive and positive work environment, driven by compassion and love for patients and their owners. You will receive ongoing education through journal clubs, rounds, on the job training and industry seminars, along with mentorship from multiple specialists with diverse diagnostic and clinical skillsets. Gain experience in advanced imaging with our state-of-the-art MRI and CT facilities. Expand your knowledge with access to challenging medical cases and cutting edge surgical and medicine procedures. Your career and remuneration opportunities are limitless, apply now!

Please visit For consideration, please email your CV and cover letter to or feel free call 02 8376 8767 for an informal chat.

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