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Seeking Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Become a MVA Doctor

If you are as passionate about medicine as you are about your clients, we would love to talk to you about opportunities at MVA.

Candidates must be board-eligible or certified. We are looking for energetic, personable individuals with strong communication and interpersonal skills, who will be contributing members of our veterinary team.

If interested in this Veterinary Surgeon position please contact Stacey Connell, Hospital Administrator at or 610-666-1050.

Metropolitan Veterinary Associates (MVA) is seeking an energetic, personable individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills to join our highly regarded Surgery team.

We are the preferred specialty and emergency hospital in our region for companion animals. Privately owned and practicing out of a 25,000 square foot facility with state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic equipment, we have been providing the highest quality of veterinary medicine for over 35 years.

Our board certified and residency trained team consists of 45 doctors in 13 specialties, with a highly experienced support team of over 175 employees. Along with surgery, MVA’s specialty disciplines include anesthesia, behavior, cardiology, dentistry, dermatology, critical care / emergency services, internal medicine, interventional radiology, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, and radiology. Our practice offers a wide range of diagnostic capabilities including onsite MRI, CT scan, digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, fluoroscopy, echocardiography, electrocardiography, arthroscopy, thoracoscopy, laparoscopy, and I131.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive compensation
  • A sign on bonus
  • Health benefits
  • Disability benefits
  • Licensure, Membership and Liability reimbursement
  • Flexible hours
  • Paid time off (including paid time off to volunteer at any non-profit)
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Pet adoption reimbursement
  • Annual scrub/coat/shoe allowance
  • Continuing education time off and stipend
  • Retirement plan including matching funds
  • Employee discounts
  • YouEarnedIt, recognition and reward platform
  • Mentorship
  • Unlimited growth potential
  • A fun and inclusive culture!
  • Focus on well-being including an onsite veterinary social worker and EAP

Qualifications: Candidates must be ACVS board-certified, and are expected to be highly motivated and able to participate in our team setting.

Located in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, MVA is ideally situated in the suburban Philadelphia area, just minutes from Valley Forge National Historical Park and world class shopping. Whether you enjoy outdoor activities like biking and hiking, or arts and entertainment events, it’s all in your backyard – along with excellent schools and universities.

Nearby Philadelphia is home to multiple professional sports teams, major concert venues, museums, and so much more. And the lights of New York City, the sights of Washington, D.C., and the popular weekend retreats of the Pocono Mountains and the Jersey Shore are all within about a two-hour drive.

Here at MVA, we pride ourselves on being a part of the local community, both professionally and personally. In short – we love it here! And we’re sure you will too.

Learn more about MVA at:

If interested in this professional opportunity please contact Stacey Connell, Hospital Administrator at