Bradley D. Freeman, MD

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.
  • Fax: 314-953-8333