Roanoke Island Animal Clinic, NY

Description of Elective Experience: 

This is a busy mixed practice that sees emergencies in a resort area. 

Institutional and Educational Resources - staffing, equipment, etc.: 

There are 3 to 5 doctors, and 40 support staff here.  There is a VIN consultant on staff.  We have ultrasound, digital rads, Idexx lab machines, a dental machine and handle 10 to 20 surgeries per day.  A board certified surgeon come here to practice biweekly. 

Student Responsibilities - what is expected of students in terms of hours, days of the week, shadowing or actual support?: 

Students can be involved in any or all aspects.  Typically they are at the preactice for 40 hours a week.  They can also get experience with after hours emergencies. 

Supervisor: 
Mary Burkart
Website: 
www.roanokeislandanimal clinic
Contact email: 
Address: 
197 Russell Twiford Rd
Manteo, NY 27954
United States
Practice or Institution Type: 
Is student housing available?: 
No
Hours of supervision by a licensed veterinarian per week: 
40