Lindsey Sharp

Bariatric Surgeon
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 3 ratings

Lindsey Sharp Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS, FASMBS

Lindsey Sharp Bariatric Surgeon Picture

Since 2008 yr Experience

Since 2005 yr in Bariatrics

Since 2003 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery

Since 2005 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics

80% Practice is Bariatrics

Min Age of Patient is 18

Max Age of Patient is none

Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch



SIPS - Stomach Intestinal Pylorus-Sparing Surgery

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

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  • About Me

    Dr. Lindsey S. Sharp, Bariatric Surgeon

    Lindsey S. Sharp, MD, FACS, FASMBS is a highly-regarded bariatric surgeon and the Medical Director of REX Bariatric Specialists and Chairman of the Department of Surgery at UNC REX Healthcare in Raleigh, North Carolina.

    Dr. Sharp graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science at Duke University and went on to earn his medical degree at Emory University School of Medicine (Cum Laude) where he also completed his residency. As a clinical associate, he fellowship trained in Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery/Bariatric Surgery at Duke University.

    Board-certified by the American Board of Surgery (ABS), Dr. Sharp is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), a fellow of American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS), and a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).

    Dr. Sharp has held several important clinical appointments and is the recipient of numerous  honors, awards, grants, and scholarships. He is an active researcher, author, consultant and presenter having been an invited speaker at Obesity Week (ASMBS), the American College of Surgeons, SAGES and many other prestigious organizations.

    Weight Loss Surgery with Dr. Lindsey Sharp

    I think the most rewarding part of my job is to see the significant difference we can make in the lives of our patients. My role here at Rex Bariatric Specialists is to help patients understand what is involved with the surgery, and life after surgery to help bring them through the preoperative and post-operative process as well as to perform a very safe and effective operation. - Dr. Sharp

    Dr. Sharp focuses not only on the weight you lose, but also on the health benefits, confidence and active lifestyle you can gain through bariatric surgery. He is dedicated to providing the latest in technique and technology and to providing individualized patient care. He believes strongly in the importance of patient education and support. As a patient of Dr. Sharp and REX Bariatric Specialists, his door is always open and you are a patient for life. His patients know him as a doctor who is understanding, compassionate and a great listener and motivator.

    Dr. Sharp offers his patients many years of experience and expertise ensuring that his patients receive the very latest and most advanced care in laparoscopic minimally invasive procedures. With careful precision, he performs the Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy (VSG), Roux-en-Y (RNY) Gastric Bypass, and Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch (BPD/DS).

    Bariatric Surgery in North Carolina

    With locations in Raleigh, Wakefield, Cary, Garner and Holly Springs, North Carolina, Dr. Sharp and his expert team at REX Bariatric Specialists offer comprehensive, multidisciplinary patient-centered care. It is their goal to help you achieve the best possible results from weight-loss surgery by providing you with the guidance and support you need and deserve. You can trust Dr. Sharp and REX Bariatrics Specialists for excellent care and patient safety.

    Are you ready to start your weight loss journey? You are invited to attend an online Video Seminar or an In-Person Seminar. Give us a call at 919-728-5417 for more information. A bariatric procedure with Dr. Lindsey Sharp and his team could be the answer you’ve been looking for!

    With Dr. Lindsey Sharp at REX Bariatric Specialists, our patients always come first!

    Patients Featured - Before & After

    Before & After RNY with Cathy A, down 150 pounds!

  • Latest Reviews See 3 reviews
    avatar rmcguire on Oct. 6, 2020

    Dr. Sharp saved my life! I was on a downward spiral with my health & lifestyle. At 321 pounds, the task was impossible & I knew that surgical weight loss was my only realistic option & my last resort. Dr. Sharp spent time with me, explaining the options More...

    avatar jyamiolk on Sept. 19, 2020

    2014 was a pivotal year for me as I had reached a weight of 302, diagnosed with Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Sleep Apnea, and other health issues. After trying many diet loss plans to fail at each one. Loosing weight, then when I stopped I More...

    avatar CathyArsenault on Sept. 14, 2020

    I met Dr. Sharp at the lowest point of my life. I was 54 years old, overwhelmed, exhausted, morbidly obese at five foot one well over three hundred pounds. As I got bigger my life got smaller. I never expected the impact that followed after More...

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