Premier Veterinary Group is looking for a Medical Director for our emergency and specialty hospital in Crestwood, Illinois. 

 The Medical Director Role:

The Medical Director will be responsible for overseeing the medical operations within the hospital, serve as a mentor to staff, and lead the advancement of high quality patient care and client service. The Medical Director will also work in collaboration with the Hospital Director to maintain and build our relationships with the referring community.

 Under the direction of the Regional Medical Director, this person will collaborate with our other hospitals within the Ethos network to evaluate and implement best practices. The Medical Director at Crestwood will play a significant part in the decision-making process and implementation of any new initiatives within their hospital.

 The Candidate:

We are seeking individuals who are technically-advanced in their field and poses strong emotional intelligence; those that are self-aware, have positive attitudes, authenticity empathy toward others. The ideal candidate will have completed a residency and be board-certified in their specialty, have proven leadership abilities, strong mentoring and team building skills, excellent communication with colleagues and the referring community, and possess a foundation of business skills to work alongside the Hospital Director to support the growing success of the hospital.

 The Hospital:

Our soon-to-be newly renovated open concept hospital will include 9 exam rooms, two surgery suites, a 20 cage ICU, 4-table treatment area, video endoscopy equipment, digital radiography, CT, MRI, and ultrasound. In addition to providing 24/7 emergency care, our specialties include internal medicine, surgery, oncology, and critical care. 

 Our Team:

We are a talented, energetic, and personable team. Our focus on delivering exceptional client service serves as the backbone for maintaining a hospitable culture that fosters teamwork and camaraderie. We take care of each other first, allowing us to provide outstanding, empathetic service to our clients, referring veterinarians and the community.

 Crestwood and Ethos Veterinary Health:

Crestwood is part of the Ethos Veterinary Health ( network of hospitals, providing our clinicians the opportunity to be part of a larger network of hospitals, but still maintain our distinctive identity. The focus of Ethos is on advancing veterinary medicine, along with providing high quality, compassionate care, which improves the lives of patients and their human companions. Our advancements center around three main areas:

 Transformative Science: We focus on driving initiatives that change the biology of disease, resulting in new diagnostics, novel therapies and improved treatments.

 Knowledge: We know we are only as good as our teams, so we are committed to continuous learning and growth, ensuring all team members have a path to reaching their fullest potential.

 Collaboration: Throughout Ethos we focus on capturing bright spots and sharing that knowledge across our organization. We believe a collaborative approach leads to better outcomes for our patients and more professionally fulfilled medical teams.

 Interested candidates can send their CV to Chris Blum MS, VMD at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Dr Penny Watson
University of Cambridge
Madingley Road
Cambridge CB3 0ES
United Kingdom

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Bryanston Veterinary Hospital
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2021 Bryanston
Republic of South Africa

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