Associate Veterinarian

Associate Veterinarian Position


If you are a veterinarian looking for a location to call home, you have found it. Whether you are a new graduate seeking an experienced mentor or you are a seasoned DVM ready to move into a position of leadership and stability, Mitchell Veterinary Clinic in El Dorado Springs, Missouri is the place to land.

We are a mixed animal clinic with a 50/50 percent mix of small to large animal clientele. We are open to either a small, large, or mixed animal associate. This is a perfect opportunity for a husband/wife team or colleagues wanting to go into business together. Schedule a time to tour our facilities and learn more about your potential career opportunities with us.

Mitchell veterinary clinic is fully computerized with Avimark software, in-house labs, digital x-ray, and ultrasound.  We offer a modern, small and large animal facility, as well as, stocked vet trucks for mobile work. Benefits include group medical insurance, PTO, association dues and licenses, liability insurance, and Simple IRA with a match.

Contact Dr. Bryan Mitchell for more information at:  417-876-5717

Or email your resume to:  [email protected]



Mitchell Veterinary Clinic is an established, growing, and independently-owned practice located in El Dorado Springs, Missouri and is centrally located between Joplin, Springfield, and Kansas City.  We’re close to the excitement and variety of the city, but far enough away to maintain a small-town, community feel.

Our goals are to provide veterinary students with hands-on experience, teach new skills, and showcase the day-to-day operations in a busy practice, hopefully leading to full time employment. We are looking for students who are motivated, self-starters that have a desire to learn from an experienced veterinarian, help out a great team, and enhance your education.

We offer a collaborative, dedicated team and is fully computerized with Avimark software, in house labs, digital x-ray and ultra-sound.  We offer a modern, small and large animal facility , as well as, stocked vet trucks for mobile work.



We have a highly trained support staff that are here to make the days go smoothly. Come learn from our awesome team and enjoy a fantastic work environment with great clients!


To be considered for an externship, you must:

  •  Be enrolled in an accredited Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program
  •  Provide a current certificate of liability insurance
  • The AVMA PUT liability insurance is free for AVMA student members.
  • Provide proof you are authorized to work in the United States



Send an email to request a clinic visit to Lou Ferguson at: [email protected]

or call 417-876-5717 and ask for Lou.