Ingrid Balsa

Assistant Professor

Surgical & Radiological Sciences

Office
1310K Tupper, Davis, CA 95616

Licenses
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Education
2000, B.S., University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
2002, M.E., University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
2012, DVM, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
Active Research Grants
Co-Investigator, Psychometric properties of questionnaire outcome measures in dogs with urolithiasis, Michelle Giuffrida (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Procedural and Imaging Evaluation of Transarterial Embolization as a Treatment for Nasal Neoplasia, William Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Positron Emission Tomography Assessment of Nasal Tumors Pre- and Post-Transarterial Embolization, William Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Principal Investigator, Evaluation of Outcome in Dogs with Thymic Epithelial Neoplasia, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health Resident Grant
Principal Investigator, Liposomal bupivacaine wound infusion for analgesia following canine thoracic limb amputation, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Fluorescence imaging of canine thoracic ducts after intra-hepatic injection, Philipp Mayhew (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Evaluation of Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) in canine cadavers, Philipp Mayhew (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Evaluation of a Novel Feeding Tube Placement Technique: Radiologically-Guided Gastrostomy Tubes, William Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2019 Hoareau G, Balsa IM, Culp WTN : Blunt Thoracic Trauma, Drobatz K, Hopper K, Rozanski E, Silverstein D, (ed), Small Animal Emergency Medicine, . 309-315.
2019 Balsa IM, Hoareau G, Culp WTN : Penetrating Thoracic Trauma, Drobatz K, Hopper K, Rozanski E, Silverstein D, (ed), Small Animal Emergency Medicine, . 304-308.
Research Focus
Soft tissue surgery and minimially invasive surgery
Specialty Focus
Soft tissue and minimally invasive surgery