Bunting Alec

Alec Bunting, DO

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“I am committed to providing evidence-based and compassionate care to any patient that presents to the emergency department.”

Clinical Expertise

Dr. Bunting practices the full scope of Emergency Medicine across all ages and backgrounds. He is fellowship-trained in Emergency Medical Services. He cares for patients in the Emergency Department with acute conditions and prehospital patients with Hennepin EMS. He has a special interest in prehospital education, prehospital critical care, and ultrasound.


  • Robinson, AE, Pearson, AM., Bunting, AJ, Kennedy, HJ, Prekker, ME, Reardon, RE, Jones, GA, Simpson, NS, Kummer, TM,  Babcock, CP, Driver, BE, (2023) A Practical Solution for Preoxygenation in the Prehospital Setting: A Nonrebreather Mask with Flush Rate Oxygen, Prehospital Emergency Care.
  • Koranda NW, Knettel BA, Mabula P, Joshi R, Kisigo G, Klein C, Bunting A, Lauritsen M, O’Tool J, Dunlop SJ. Evaluating the impact of a training program in prehospital trauma care and mental health for traffic police in Arusha, Tanzania. Int Emerg Nurs. 2023 Sep;70:101346.
  • Bunting, A., Cunderlik, M., Krug, A., Ogugua, F., LeClaire, M, Montague, A., A Case of Massive Caffeine Overdose With Refractory Shock Requiring Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support. Minnesota ACP Scientific Meeting. Oct. 2020.

Medical School

  • Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, USA


  • Emergency Medicine, Hennepin Healthcare, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • National Association of EMS Physicians


  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School


“In my free time, I enjoy working out, traveling, hiking, cooking, and watching movies with my family.”