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Kate Cummings - DVM, DACVAA

Kate Cummings

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  • Specialty Training – Tufts University, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 2015
  • DVM – Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2011
  • BS – Carnegie Mellon University, 2007

Board Certification

  • Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia

General Research Interests

  • The anesthetic period for the equine patient
  • Transfusion medicine in dogs and cats

Research and Clinical Interests

  • Trauma patients and those patients that are emergent/critically ill
  • Regional anesthesia with utilization of peripheral nerve blocks, epidurals, novel local anesthetics, and wound soaker catheters
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Pain management in domestic large animal species


  • Enhance curriculum with practical anesthesia knowledge, insight, and skills
  • Creating an approachable clinical teaching environment in which the practice of anesthesia is less feared
  • Broadening and diversifying large animal anesthesia curriculum