Carothers received his Bachelor's degree from Michigan State
University and his medical degree from the Kirksville College
of Osteopathy and Surgery in Missouri. He completed his Internship
and General Surgery Residency training at Detroit Osteopathic
Hospital and his Urological Surgery Residency training at
Martin Place Hospital East in Madison Heights, Michigan. Dr.
Carothers is a Fellow in the American College of Osteopathic
Surgeons and board certified by the American Osteopathic Board
of Surgery. Dr. Carothers helped pioneer the use of lasers in urological surgery and introduced cost effective microscopic Vasovasostomy in the office setting.