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Cape Girardeau Surgical Clinic's seven general surgeons are proud to be a part of the health care provider community in southeast Missouri. With a genuine concern for your health and peace of mind, our surgeons use their state-of-the-art surgical and diagnostic skills to deliver excellent care.

Jonathon K. Foley, MD, FACS 

 

  • ​Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: 25+ 

  • Education/Training:

    • University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO, Bachelor of Arts, 1980

    • University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1982

    • Residency: University of Missouri-Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO, 1987

  • Board Certification: General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations: Cape Girardeau County Area Medical Society, American Medical Association, American Board of Surgery

  • Medical Distinctions: American College of Surgeons, Fellow (FACS); Saint Francis Medical Center-Medical Staff President

Franklin H. McGinty, MD, FACS 

 

  • ​Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: 25+ 

  • Education/Training:

    • Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1979

    • University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1983

    • Residency: University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, 1988

  • Board Certification: General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations: Cape Girardeau County Area Medical Society, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, American Society of Breast Surgeons

  • Medical Distinctions: American College of Surgeons, Fellow (FACS); Saint Francis Medical Center-Department of Surgery, Past Chairman; Southeast Missouri Hospital-Trauma and Disaster Committee, Past Chairman

Ronald M. Richmond, MD, FACS 

 

  • Specialty: General Surgery

  • Sub-specialty: Surgical Critical Care Medicine

  • Years in Practice: 20+

  • Education/Training: 

  • Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO, 1984

  • University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1988

  • Residency: Missouri University Hospitals and Clinics & Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital, Columbia, MO, 1992

  • Fellowship: Surgical Critical Care-University Hospital and Clinics, Columbia, MO, 1993

  • Board Certification: General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations: Missouri State Medical Association, Cape Girardeau County Medical Society, Society of Critical Care Medicine, American Medical Association

  • Medical Distinctions: American College of Surgeons, Fellow (FACS)

Joseph S. McCadams, MD, FACS 

 

  • Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: 15+ 

  • Education/Training:

    • Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA, 1993

    • Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA, 1997

    • Residency: The University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, TN, 1997

  • Board Certified: General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations: American College of Surgeons, Southeastern Surgical Congress, Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma

  • Medical Distinctions: The University of Tennessee Medical Center-Administrative Chief Resident; American College of Surgeons, Fellow (FACS)

W. Ray Silliman, MD, FACS 

 

  • Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: 10+ 

  • Education/Training:

    • Undergraduate: Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau,  MO, Bachelor of Science, 1996

    • University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, Cum Laude, 2001

    • Residency: University of Missouri-Columbia Medical Center, Columbia, MO, 2006

  • Board Certification: General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations: Cape Girardeau County Area Medical Society, American Medical Association, American Board of Surgery, American College of Surgeons 

  • Medical Distinctions: Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Marion DeWeese Excellence in General Surgery Award, Donald Silver Excellence in Vascular Surgery Award, Curriculum Board-Outstanding Resident Educator Award

Kevin N. Bartow, MD, FACS 

 

  • Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: 5+

  • Education/Training:

    • Maryville University – St. Louis, Mo 2003

    • University of Missouri – Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, 2007

    • Residency: University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 2013

  • Board Certification: General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations: American College of Surgeons, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Alpha Omega Alpha, American Medical Association

  • Medical Distinctions: Honored by Excellence in Teaching, Received Marion S. Deweese Award for Excellence in General Surgery, Received Donald Silver Award for Excellence in Vascular Surgery

  • Publications: 

    • Edwards C, Geiger T, Bartow K, Ramaswamy A, Fearing N, Thaler K, Ramshaw B. "Laparoscopic Transperitoneal Repair of Flank Hernias." Surgical Endoscopy. 2009.

    • de la Torre, Bachman S, Wheeler A, Bartow K, Scott J.S. "Hemostasis and Hemostatis Agents in Minimally Invasive Surgery. Surgery." 2007; 142(4).

Nicholas A. Boston, MD 

 

  • Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: less than 5

  • Education/Training:

    • The Ohio State University – Columbus, Ohio, Magna Cum Laude, 2007

    • The Ohio State University College of Medicine – Columbus, Ohio, Doctor of Medicine, 2011

    • Residency:  University of Missouri - Hospitals and Clinics, Columbia, MO, 2016

  • Board Certification:  General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations:  American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association

  • Medical Distinctions:  ABSITE Book award, 2015, Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor since 2013

Major Burger, DO 

 

  • Specialty: General Surgery

  • Years in Practice: less than 5

  • Education/Training:

    • Saint Louis University – St. Louis, MO, Summa Cum Laude, 2008

    • A.T. Still University - Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine - Kirksville, MO, Honors, 2012 

    • Residency:  Doctors Hospital, Columbus, OH, 2017

  • Board Certification:  General Surgery

  • Professional Affiliations:  American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, American Osteopathic Association

  • Medical Distinctions:  Mineral Area Foundation Award Winner, 2012, Certifications in Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery, Fundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery and Fundamental Critical Care Support

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