Dr. Lindsey S. Sharp, a Virginia native, earned his undergraduate degree at Duke University. He went on to complete his medical degree and training at Emory University in Atlanta and later returned to the Triangle for a fellowship in bariatric and advanced minimally invasive surgery at Duke University.
Dr. Sharp is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow with the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. Dr. Sharp has performed research on various topics, including a recent article published in the journal Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases (SOARD) looking at weight loss trends following gastric bypass.
Dr. Sharp specializes in advanced minimally invasive bariatric and general surgery including hernia, colon/rectal, anti-reflux, achalasia and solid organ gastrointestinal surgery.
Advanced Minimally Invasive General and Bariatric Surgery, Duke University, Durham NC
Predicting Outcomes in Weight Loss Surgery, Division of Endosurgery, Duke University, Durham NC Renal Failure in General Surgery and Trauma,Grady Memorial Hospital/Emory University, Atlanta, GA Countermeasures Research, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston TX
Alpha Omega Alpha (2002) Joseph B. Whitehead Scholarship for Surgery (2002) Phi Beta Kappa-Duke University (1999) Howard Hughes' Forum for Biology Research (1999) Southern Society for Pediatric Research Trainee Travel Award (1998)
Certified in Surgery, American Board of Surgery Associate Fellow, American College of Surgeons Instructor, Advanced Trauma Life Support Course
Rex Healthcare, Raleigh, NC
Fellow, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Fellow, American College of Surgeons (ACS)
Advanced Minimally Invasive Bariatric and General Surgery including: hernia surgery, colon/rectal surgery, antireflux surgery, achalasia, solid organ GI surgery