Dr. Dustin McDermott, MD

Dr. Dustin McDermott, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Dustin McDermott, MD is a general surgery specialist in Longview, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med in 2003 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.Read his story

703 E Marshall Ave Ste 3000

Longview, TX 75601

Contact Information

(903) 315-4400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 89% of peers
more than 80% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. McDermott's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McDermott "Dr. Dustin McDermott joined Good Shepherd Medical Center in June of 2012. He grew up in Oklahoma where he earned his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma, followed by a surgical residency at Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Afterward, Dr. McDermott was stationed at Carl Darnall Army Medical Center in Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as Chief of Bariatric Surgery. From 2008 to 2010 Dr. McDermott served two tours of duty on a Forward Surgical Team in Afghanistan. An American Board of Surgery certified general surgeon, Dr. McDermott is a member of the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and is a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons. Dr. McDermott established Good Shepherds weight loss surgery program and has earned a MBSAQIP accreditation as a Comprehensive Center. He serves as Chief of Surgery for Good Shepherd Medical Center and Chief of Surgery for CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Trinity Clinic. Dr. McDermott's surgical practice focuses on all aspects of general surgery with an emphasis on robotics and advanced laparoscopy as well as being one Good Shepherd Medical Center's trauma surgeons. "
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5  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Northwestern Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr Ft Sam Houston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr Ft Sam Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDermott's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDermott to family and friends
35 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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Dr. McDermott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

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Dr. McDermott and his staff were so helpful every step of the way. While I was in surgery they discovered a hernia and repaired it. I didn’t have any issues after surgery and am really happy with the care I received.
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The absolute best around!! Amazing bedside manor and extremely helpful in every aspect of what he does! Had a surgical procedure done in December of 2015 and he still answers any questions i may have! Love love love this man and his staff! They’re all very helpful!
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Dr. McDermott is a very caring, professional and thorough surgeon, in whom I trust. He had my mental, physical and emotional concerns covered pre-op and then gave me a tool to use to achieve my personal goals. I reccomend he and his staff to people seeking my input on long term weight loss needs.
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Dr. McDermott did my husband’s gastric sleeve surgery. I was totally blown away by his office staff. We were referenced by our name and did not mind answering questions. They helped us every step of the way through the whole process. He saved my husband’s life. My husband had a bowel obstruction...more
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