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. Brett Bennett is now board certified in internal medicine, cardiology and interventional cardiology. He is trained in the management of complex heart disease and peripheral vascular disease.
Dr. Bennett holds a particular interest in chronic total occlusion intervention (CTO) and complex coronary intervention. His work in the CTO field has helped our program become one of the top CTO centers in the Southeast.
Dr. Bennett is actively involved in research studies, including but not limited to coronary artery disease, novel coronary stents, congestive heart failure, arrhythmia, antiplatelet therapy, and artificial intelligence platforms in the diagnosis of heart disease.
Dr. Bennett has been elected as a fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) and a fellow of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (FSCAI), along with being a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Heart Association. He is also currently serving on the SCAI Ischemic Heart Disease Council as well.
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 sports, and serving as a preceptor for students from local schools.