Dr. McDaniel earned his medical degree from The University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham. He completed his residency in General Surgery at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis followed by a Vascular Surgery Fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is board certified in Vascular Surgery. Dr. McDaniel joined Coastal Vascular & Interventional in 2014. A Lt. Colonel in the USAF Reserves, he is a Flight Surgeon with the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron (Hurricane Hunters).