Doctors - Polo Springs Veterinary Hospital
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Dr. Lisa Gerleman Lehman

Dr. Gerleman graduated Summa Cum Laude from Colorado State University in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science in veterinary science. That same year she became a member of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi by election of the Chapter at Colorado State University. In 1993, Dr. Gerleman graduated first in her class from the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University. She was also elected to membership in the Theta Chapter of the Society of Phi Zeta, the Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine. During her attendance in veterinary school, and with the sponsorship of one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, Dr. Gerleman was selected by an infectious disease expert to help design a definitive diagnostic test for a common parasite that causes life threatening disease in humans and animals. Following graduation from veterinary school, Dr. Gerleman worked with the veterinary dermatologists at Colorado State University before moving into private small animal practice. In 1997, after working with a number of veterinary practices and specialists in Colorado, she founded Polo Springs Veterinary Hospital and currently serves as its hospital director. Dr. Gerleman’s professional interests include internal medicine, surgery, preventative care and emergency medicine. After over 20 years in veterinary practice, Dr. Gerleman is most thankful for the personal relationships she has developed with so many wonderful clients and devoted staff members. Her highest honor is the confidence and trust given to her by the people who have chosen Polo Springs for their veterinary care.

Dr. Anastasia McIntosh

Dr. Anastasia McIntosh graduated with honors from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University in 2007. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in microbiology from the University of Michigan in 2003. While studying as an undergraduate, Dr. McIntosh took advanced courses in infectious disease from The University of Michigan’s Medical School as well as the School of Public Health. Dr. McIntosh was awarded an opportunity, based on her academic excellence in veterinary college, to participate in innovative rabies research at the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, Georgia. These combined experiences led to her clinical interest in infectious diseases, specifically those with human health implications. In addition, Dr. McIntosh has a professional interest in dentistry, gastroenterology, endocrinology, urology and hematology.

Following her graduation from veterinary college, Dr. McIntosh joined the team at Polo Springs Veterinary Hospital in 2007. In her spare time, Dr. McIntosh enjoys distance running and triathlons. She has competed in marathons, ultra-marathons and Ironman triathlons. Her favorite running partner is her Labrador Retriever Rhett. Her cat Riley prefers to stay at home and enjoy her time without the dog.