FREEPORT (WIFR) -- FHN has announced that FHN surgeon Barry Barnes, MD, FACS, has joined the FHN Board of Directors.
Dr. Barnes, who has also served as the chair of the FHN Department of Surgery, will continue to care for patients at FHN Specialty Care – Stephenson Street.
He is a board-certified general surgeon.
Dr. Barnes earned his medical degree from Drexel University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. and completed a residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati.
Before coming to FHN in 2001, he was a trauma surgeon and the departmental chair of surgery at St. Mary’s Health Center in the greater St. Louis area. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.