KB Presents! - Wedn. May 22 - 11 AM - Eagle's Nest Ballroom

What is a General Surgeon?


Dr. Tracy  Freeborn


In the complex world of General Surgery, it is generally emergent and you don’t have time to research your options. Obtain as much information now, so you are prepared! Dr. Freeborn will talk about the advantage of various approaches such as decreased pain, quicker recover and smaller incisions with the assistance of the DaVinci Robot. We have heard a lot about robotic surgery lately – from a variety of specialist. It is so important to learn your best options that will fit your particular situation. Learn new and updated procedures – knowledge is power!

General surgery is a discipline that requires knowledge of and responsibility for the preoperative, operative, and postoperative management of patients with a broad spectrum of diseases, including those which may require nonoperative, elective, or emergency surgical treatment. The breadth and depth of this knowledge may vary by disease category. Surgical management requires skill in complex decision making; general surgeons should be competent in diagnosis as well as treatment and management, including operative intervention.


Dr Freeborn has certifications in the following areas: Fundamentals of Laparoscopic surgery, advanced trauma life support, and advance cardiac life support. 

You will have an opportunity to ask questions at the end of Dr Freeborn’s presentation. Mark your calendars today! Attendance and refreshments are FREE!