Board certified surgeons, Dr. Thomas Jenei and Dr. Carl Kirker-Head, lead the General Diagnostic and Surgical Service, which is part of the Hospital for Large Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center at Tufts. The service oversees a wide variety of cases and offers all types of diagnostic procedures, and also performs surgery. This includes procedures required for horses, camelids, and farm animals, including orthopedic surgery, lameness, wound repair, septic joint management, gastrointestinal surgery, and urogenital procedures.
The Equine Sports Medicine and Surgical Service, part of the Hospital for Large Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center at Tufts, is lead by Dr. José M. García-López and Dr. Kirstin Bubeck—both Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) and American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (ACVSMR).
Dr. Mary Rose Paradis, Dr. Daniela Bedenice, Dr. Melissa Mazan, and Dr. Nick Frank lead the Internal Medicine Service, a division of the Hospital for Large Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, and are all board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. In addition, Dr. Bedenice is the only board-certified specialist in Large Animal Emergency and Critical Care in New England. Supporting the faculty clinicians are trained technicians, interns, residents, students and staff within a state-of-the-art facility for providing diagnosis and advanced patient care.