Most routine surgeries can be performed at McCready Hospital. Our staff includes board-certified general surgeon Sidney Barnes, MD, and nurse anesthetist Jessica Gotham, CRNA, DNAP.

Other surgeons in such specialties as cardiology, women’s health and podiatry hold office hours at McCready and can perform most procedures here. McCready’s surgery team has access to the most modern surgical equipment available for traditional and non-invasive surgery.

To schedule a consultation with one of our surgeons, please call 410-968-1801.

Surgery & Surgical Services Team

Sidney B. Barnes, MD, FACS

Sidney B. Barnes, MD, FACS, returned to McCready Hospital as Chief of Surgery in 2015, a position he held from 2004 – 20012. Dr. Barnes received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at the Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Board-certified in general surgery, Dr. Barnes is licensed in the states of Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania. Dr. Barnes is an American College of Surgeons Fellow, a diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners, and member of several other national and regional associations and organizations. He also serves as adjunct professor of surgery for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and is a surgical preceptor with the university.

Jessica Gotham, CRNA, DNAP, provides full-time anesthesiology services to the surgical staff. She earned her associate’s degree in applied science in nursing from Wytheville Community College, her bachelor’s degree in nursing from King College, her master’s degree in nurse anesthesia and her doctorate degree in nurse anesthesia practice from Virginia Commonwealth University.