Melanie Barnard, MD

General Surgeon
General Surgery
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    About me

    Melanie Barnard, MD, is an assistant professor of clinical surgery in the Department of Surgery at Southern Illinois University (SIU) School of Medicine. Her practice includes general surgery, and she has special interest in hernia repair, gallbladder surgery, gastrointestinal endoscopy and breast cancer.

    Barnard completed her surgical residency at SIU School of Medicine. She graduated from the Medical College of Georgia in 2014. 

    She is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. Her professional affiliations include the American College of Physicians, American College of Colorectal Surgery, American College of Surgery and Association of Women Surgeons.



    Education & training

    Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
    Board Certifications
    General Surgery, American Board of Surgery
    Medical School
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL


    Clinical locations


    SIU Breast Center at Simmons Cancer Institute

    315 W. Carpenter St. 2nd Floor Clinic C Springfield, IL 62702

    Hospital privileges

    • HSHS St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
    • Memorial Health, Springfield IL