As a native of Pearl, MS, Dr. Bennett attended Millsaps College where he graduated magna cum laude with a degree in chemistry, prior to earning his medical degree from the University of Mississippi. He completed his residency in internal medicine and fellowship in both, cardiology and interventional cardiology, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Dr. Bennett has been actively involved in research studies, including but not limited to obesity in adult congenital heart disease and arrhythmias.
Dr. Bennett is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, American College of Physicians and the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions. He is trained in the management of complex heart disease and peripheral vascular disease.
He and his wife, Sharon, are members of McLaurin Heights Baptist Church and have three children: Colston, Brynn and Britton. During his spare time, Dr. Bennett enjoys spending time with family, coaching youth baseball and soccer, and serving as a preceptor for students from local schools.