Dr. Alisha Gruntman is an internist at the Hospital for Large Animals at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. She commonly treats colic, colitis, enteritis, gastric ulcers, pneumonia, equine asthma, neurologic diseases, fevers of unknown origin, preventative care of pot-bellied pigs, failure of passive transfer and other common illnesses of neonatal foals and crias.
Dr. Gruntman grew up in northern Indiana. She had an early love of biology and medicine, and always enjoyed playing with the family’s dogs, cats, and chickens. After completing her DVM at Purdue University, Dr. Gruntman completed her internship and residency at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. She also holds a PhD in Biomedical Science specializing in gene therapy from UMass Medical School.
When she is not at work, Dr. Gruntman enjoys gardening, camping, hiking, reading, and spending time with her husband and two daughters.