Dr. McDaniel is a native of Oklahoma. He graduated with honors from East Central University and received his doctorate from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Oklahoma State University. Dr. McDaniel completed his surgery residency training in 1995 at the University of North Texas Health Science Center. Dr. McDaniel has extensive experience with advanced laparoscopic weight loss procedures. He performed the first laparoscopic gastric bypass operation in the Crossroads area in 2000. Dr. McDaniel is board certified in general surgery, a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and a SRC Certified Center of Excellence Surgeon.