Dr. McCarty began performing bariatric surgery in 1998 after completing 8 years of surgical training. He has trademarked and patented the Mini sleeve and is experienced with complex revision surgery. Dr. McCarty was one of the first surgeons in the nation to integrate laparoscopy into bariatric surgery introducing laparoscopic gastric bypass and later laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. He is dedicated to improvements in patient care, has authored more than 50 scholarly articles, 9 book chapters and has been invited as an expert speaker and author. He has trained hundreds of surgeons spanning over 20 states including many bariatric surgeons in DFW. Please refer to DR. McCarty’s CV for more extensive information.