DR NEGRANTI: Colter Negranti was born and raised in San Luis Obispo, California. Growing up on his family's beef cattle ranches along the Central Coast, he gained valuable experience working with both horses and cattle.
Dr. Negranti received a Bachelor of Science degree (Animal Science) in 2006 from the University California at Davis, with an emphasis in dairy production. In 2010, he received a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University at Fort Collins, Colorado, receiving honors for his work in anesthesiology. Throughout veterinary school, Colter furthered his equine veterinary experience through employment in equine reproduction at the Colorado State Equine Reproduction Lab and beef cattle management and medicine at the IX Ranch in Big Sandy, Montana.
After graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Negranti's professional interests became defined. He accepted an internship position with equine lameness specialist Dr. Marty Gardner at Great Basin Equine in Gardnerville, Nevada. After the year-long internship, Dr. Negranti became an associate at Great Basin, with primary emphasis in equine lameness under Dr. Gardner. Dr. Gardner specializes in both advanced and common causes of lameness, which provided invaluable clinical experience in equine orthopedics. Dr. Negranti developed skills and clinical knowledge to diagnose and implement treatment, from basic therapies to advanced therapies such as stem cells, platelet-rich plasma (PRP), and Interleukin-1 Receptor Antagonist Protein (IRAP).
Dr. Negranti is a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) and the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). He continues to expand his knowledge of the equine patient focusing through continuing education and is participates in The International Society of Equine Locomotor Pathology (ISELP) and AAEP. Dr. Negranti's philosophy is to take a practical approach to the application of cutting edge diagnostic and treatment methods.