Bradley D. Freeman, MD

Professor of Surgery


Specialty Areas

  • Emergency and elective general surgery
  • Wound care

Common Procedures

  • Emergent and elective general surgery problems
  • Hernia repair
  • Wound debridement and coverage
  • Cholecystectomy

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Burns
  • Sepsis and septic shock
  • Hypotension
  • Shock
  • Multiple organ dysfunction
  • Systemic inflammatory response syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Biliary disease
  • Complex wounds

Board Certifications


Critical Care Medicine


Medical School: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 1988


Internal Medicine Residency, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, 1988-1991

General Surgery Residency, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 1991-1993, 1995-1997


Critical Care Medicine (Internal Medicine) Fellowship, Clinical Center at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 1993-1995

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

Editorial Positions

Editorial Positions

Journal Reviewer

  • 2000-Present, Journal of the American College of Surgeons
  • 2000-Present, Critical Care Medicine
  • 2000-Present, American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
  • 2000-Present, Cochrane Database
  • 2000-Present, Annals of Surgery
  • 2000-Present, Respiratory Care
  • 2000-Present, Surgical Infections

Areas of Research Interest

Application of genetic technology to the care of the critically ill patient



Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Christian Hospital

Veterans Affairs St. Louis Health Care System

Patients Seen At

Christian Hospital
Medical Office Building 1, Suite 108N
11155 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO 63136


To contact Dr. Freeman, please call 314-953-8300.