South Surgical Group
Dr. David Baer and Dr. James DeLine
Dr. David Baer, South Surgical Group
Dr. David Baer received his M.D. from the University of Colorado Health Science Center, with Honors. He went on to complete his residency at The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison. While completing this five year program, he was a Flight Physician for MedFlight, a helicopter rescue/transport service. Following his residency, he completed a fellowship in Gloucester, England at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.
Dr. David Baer is Board Certified in General Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. His practice covers the broad spectrum of General Surgery with an emphasis in Minimally Invasive Surgery including Advanced Laparoscopy and daVinci Platform procedures. He has a special interest in Endocrine Surgery including thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal procedures. Dr. Baer's experience has allowed him to become a proctor for the daVinci Platform. He is trained in numerous daVinci procedures including cholecystectomy, Inguinal and Ventral Hernia Repair, Colon and Small Bowel Surgery, Adrenalectomy and Single Site Procedures. Dr. Baer is the current President of SurgOne and has served as the Chairman of the Surgery Department, Chairman of the Credentialing Committee and President of the Medical Staff at Porter Hospital. He has been honored as Physician of the Year by Porter Hospital and its medical staff.
Dr. David Baer is a native Coloradan and a graduate of Cherry Creek High School. He went on to attend Harvard University and received his Bachelor of Arts in Biology, with Honors. While at Harvard, he was awarded the Harvard Scholarship for three consecutive years while maintaining a job and competing as a four year Varsity athlete. Dr. Baer is married, has two beautiful daughters and enjoys all outdoor activities, especially biking, hiking and snowshoeing. As a hobby, Dr. Baer collects Ancient Roman Coins and U.S. Postage Stamps.