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J. Alberto Gines, DVM, DECVS, MRCVS

Alberto Gines

Clinical Assistant Professor, Small Animal Orthopedics
Phone: 919.513.6080
Fax: 919.513.6464


Graduate from the veterinary school at the University of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain
Internship at the University of Bristol, UK
Residency at the University of Bristol, UK
Currently enroll in a PhD program at the University of Extremadura


Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Professional Experience & Qualifications

Diplomate European College of Veterinary Surgeons
Surgical residency, University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Research Area

Joint biomechanics
Thoracic surgery

Selected Publications

Gines JA, Chanoit G, Vives MA, Browne WJ, Tarlton JF, Friend E. Mechanical comparison of median sternotomy closure in dog using polydioxanone and wire sutures. Journal of Small Animal Practice. Volume 52, Issue 11, pages 582–586, November 2011.

Bush MA, Bowlt K, Gines JA, Owen MR. Effect of use of different landmark methods on determining stifle angle and on calculated tibial tuberosity advancement. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Issue 3, pages 205-210 (2011).

Owen LJ, Gines JA, Knowles TG, Holt PE. Efficacy of adhesive incise drapes in preventing bacterial contamination of clean canine surgical wounds. Veterinary surgery Volume 38 Issue 6 , Pages 732 - 737 (2009).

Pena FJ, Gines JA, Duque J, Vieitez V, Martinez R, Madejon L, Nunez I, Moran JM, Fernandez S. Endometrial Adenocarcinoma and Mucometra in a 6-year-old Alaska Malamute Dog. Reproduction in Domestic Animals Apr;41(2):189-90 (2006).