Craig McCarty, M.D.
Education:Saint George's International School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies
Residency:Rapid City Regional Hospital Family Medicine, Rapid City, SD
Certification:American Board of Family Medicine
Biography:Dr. McCarty began seeing patients at the Haxtun Family Medicine Center April 11th, 2016. Prior to joining HHD, he and his wife, Dr. Breck McCarty, owned and operated McCarty Family Medicine in Gillette, WY.
Dr. Craig McCarty worked full time at McCarty Family Medicine while also taking on the role of overseeing the day to day operations of the practice. Their large patient base required them to employ a large number of additional staff and the extra responsibilities that Dr. McCarty carried were very intense. He looks forward to simplifying the life of his family and spending more time with his children, Nicole, Clay and Jake. He is very pleased that Haxtun provides him these opportunities.
Dr. McCarty enjoys all areas of family practice medicine but he is most passionate about promoting public health and general well-being. His advice is to "stop smoking, eat right, get regular exercise and so something fun every day." He states. "my rural Colorado upbringing provides good common ground for interacting with our new community of Haxtun." He has many hobbies including mechanics, metal work, computers, literature, education, camping, fishing, hunting, and target shooting.
More/Other Information:Dr. McCarty also has a PhD in Quantitative Ecology and an MS in Wildlife Biology.
On May, 23rd, 2016, the Board of Directors approved Dr. Craig McCarty as Trauma Medical Director for HHD. He is very pleased to have the opportunity to fill this additional role.