Dr. Alberto Gines
- Assistant Professor Small Animal Surgery- Orthopedics Gines 3D Printing Laboratory
Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS)
(225) 578-9600

Teaching Interests:
Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery

Research Interests:
The laboratory of 3D printing and Regenerative medicine is a laboratory focussed on the design and development of new alternatives to standard treatment solutions. There are different areas of research that we are currently working on: 3D printing of custom devices, 3D bio-printing of a new drug delivery system and evaluation of the Platelet-Rich Plasma in regenerative medicine

 Awards & Honors:
  • 2019 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • Diplomate European College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • MQM Carlos III University
  • DVM University of Extremadura
  • The effect of sedation with dexmedetomidine and butorphanol on the patellar and withdrawal reflexes in dogs, VCS CORP Grant, $3,764.00
  • Effects of Acupuncture for Thoracolumbar Intervertebral Disk Disease in Dogs Undergoing, LSU SVM Competitive Research Program (CORP), $9,200.00
  • The effect of tibial rotation on the tibial plateau angle (TPA) measurement in dogs and comparison of TPA using digital radiography, computed tomography, and three-dimensional tibial bone model: An ex-vivo study, VCS CORP Grant , $3,700.00
Journal Article, Academic Journal:
  • The effect of tibial rotation on the tibial plateau angle (TPA) measurement in dogs: An ex vivo study, Aulakh, Karanvir; Buirkle, Corinne; Rademacher, Nathalie; Gines, Alberto; Liu, Chin-Chi; Barnes, Kate, 2019, Veterinary Surgery , Volume: 48, Number: 3, Pages: 408-416.
  • Evaluation of the effect of signalment and owner-reported impairment level on accelerometer-measured changes in activity in osteoarthritic dogs receiving a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory., Muller, C; Gines, J A; Conzemius, M; Meyers, R, 2018, Veterinary journal , Volume: 242, Pages: 48-52
  • What Is Your Diagnosis?, Dunlap, Anna; Gines, J.A.; Simone, Kristina; Marcellin-Little, Denis, 2017, JAVMA-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 250, Number: 9, Pages: 975-978
  • Mechanical comparison of median sternotomy closure in dogs using polydioxanone and wire sutures., Gines, J.A.; Friend, E; Vives, M; Browne, W; Tarlton, J; Chanoit, G, 2011, The Journal of small animal practice , Volume: 52, Number: 11, Pages: 582-6
  • Effect of use of different landmark methods on determining stifle angle and on calculated tibial tuberosity advancement., Bush, M; Bowlt, K; Gines, J.A.; Owen, M, 2011, Veterinary and comparative orthopaedics and traumatology : V.C.O.T , Volume: 24, Number: 3, Pages: 205-10
  • Meniscal sizing based on morphometric measurements in canines: a cadaveric study , Aulakh, Karanvir; Hymel, Paige; Barnes, Kate; Rademacher, Nathalie; Gines, Alberto; Liu, Chin-Chi, 2018