Arthur Freeman, III, MD has recently received several awards for his professional service. The International Association of HealthCare Professionals has recognized him as a Leading Physician of the World and top adult psychiatrist in Birmingham. The Who's Who organization has named him top psychiatrist in the state and an outstanding physician in America.
Freeman graduated from Harvard and received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He completed a fellowship in biochemistry at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm and a fellowship in clinical hepatology at the University of London. He interned in internal medicine at the University of Florida and did his psychiatry residency training at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he was selected Chief Resident.
During his 50 years of practice, Freeman served as Vice-Chair of psychiatry at UAB, Chair of psychiatry and later Dean of the LSU School of Medicine-Shreveport. He was also Chair of psychiatry at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in Memphis.