Dr. McCearley grew-up in Jackson, MS and is a graduate of Jackson Preparatory School (Jackson Prep). She graduated with honors from the University of Mississippi School of Nursing. She then earned her medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. Following graduation from medical school, Dr. McCearley completed an internal medicine residency, served as chief resident, completed three years of a cardiology fellowship, and finished two years of a clinical cardiac electrophysiology fellowship. She is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.
Dr. McCearley specializes in treating heart rhythm disorders such as atrial fibrillation, supraventricular tachycardia, and other arrhythmias. She also specializes in pacemaker and defibrillator implantation and long-term management of these devices.
Dr. McCearley started an electrophysiology practice in Cape Girardeau, Missouri with Cape Cardiology Group, where she worked for over six years before returning to Jackson. She did advanced surgical training in the implantation of subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillators and was the first physician in Cape Girardeau to implant a subcutaneous ICD. Dr. McCearley also completed special training for the Watchman Procedure and started a Watchman Program.
She is a member of several professional organizations, including the Heart Rhythm Society, the American College of Cardiology, and the American Heart Association.
Dr. McCearley and her husband have two sons. As a family, they enjoy traveling, spending time at the beach, and attending sporting events. Dr. McCearley also enjoys fishing, college football, reading, and is a roller coaster enthusiast.