Training and Expertise
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: Iowa State University, 1978
- Internship: Private Practice-Brown Veterinary Hospital, Colorado Springs, Col., 1979-82
- Residency in Small Animal Surgery: Iowa State University, 1983-86
- Master of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Surgery: Iowa State University, 1986
Dr. Barstad is married and has a son and daughter. He has a Golden Retriever Molly. His activities include family, woodworking, fly-fishing, and mentoring.