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Veterinary Internist

Join 3 Internists in a well-established, busy practice with motivated and eager clients in Tacoma, WA.

You love animals.  You love Internal Medicine. But do you love your job?

We ask because…you deserve to.

Are you a talented Internist with a stellar attitude, and a powerful desire to work for the best team in the veterinary industry? If you are, then we need to talk.

We want to hire you!  We are Summit Veterinary Referral Center, located in gorgeous Tacoma, Washington.  Our emergency and specialty hospital is the region's premier tertiary referral center, and our thriving team consists of Criticalists, Emergency Doctors, Anesthesiologists, Oncologists, Ophthalmologists, Radiologists, Cardiologists, Surgeons, Internists, Neurologists and Nutritionist (coming this summer).  And all these folks want to collaborate with you.

We want to inspire you! Our culture is all about collaboration, and a thriving passion for the best medicine. We embrace your learning and development with a robust CE budget and the chance for you to help deliver CE to our veterinary community. We strive for sustainable excellence with multiple structures in place to aid in reducing burnout and helping you live your best life!

We want to reward you! Our Oncologists enjoy a flexible work schedule, generous time off, and a robust CE/benefit plan. We offer a guaranteed salary with additional production-based pay. We’ll tell you all about it. You can love your job. 


We want to collaborate with you! Grand rounds occur daily and our specialists are regularly available to consult on cases. We have 7 surgical suites, CT/MRI, endoscopy, telemetry, digital radiography, echocardiography, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, and more. 

We want to support you! With 50 certified LVT’s and a robust in-house veterinary assistant program – we’ve got your back. Our technician staff is highly skilled and able to manage complex specialty cases.


We want to thrive with you! We have grown steadily in our 11-year history, but we are still a young developing practice with a lot of heart.  We need talented folks like you and your friends (don’t worry…we have PLENTY of room to fit in more folks like you) to help us keep growing, thriving, and delivering the absolute best in patient and client care.

Love your job again.  Come work at Summit!

Interested in learning more? Please send your CV to Jackie Ross at jackie.ross@nvacompassionfirst.com.

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