Kyla M Bennett, MD, FACS

Associate Professor

  • Division of Vascular Surgery
(608) 265-4420

600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792


  • MD, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 2006
  • General Surgery Residency, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 2013
  • Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, 2015

Clinical Specialties

Dr Bennett is certified by the American Board of Surgery. Her practice includes endovascular and open approaches to peripheral arterial disease, aneurysms, carotid disease and venous disorders.

Research Interests

Dr. Bennett’s research interests include socioeconomic effects on outcomes of vascular disease and vascular surgery as well as methods to mitigate these effects. Her interests also include patient-centered decision making – improving assessment of patient-specific comorbidity and operative outcome risk assessment and delivering this information to the patient.

Recent Publications

  • Mycobacterium Bovis Causing Mycotic Aneurysm Secondary to Intravesical Treatment with Bacillus Calmette-Guérin: A Case Report.
    Zaza SI, Ghasemzadeh A, Bennett KM
    Ann Vasc Surg 2022 Feb; 79: 437.e1-437.e6
    [PubMed ID: 34644643]

  • Pneumocephalus in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair after lumbar drain removal and blood patch.
    Bontekoe J, Bennett K
    J Vasc Surg Cases Innov Tech 2021 Sep; 7(3): 478-480
    [PubMed ID: 34278087]

  • The Effect of Hypogastric Artery Revascularization on Ischemic Colitis in Endovascular Aneurysm Repair.
    Bennett KM, Scarborough JE
    J Surg Res 2021 02; 258: 246-253
    [PubMed ID: 33038602]

  • Patterns of opioid use in dialysis access procedures.
    Janek KC, Bennett KM, Imbus JR, Danobeitia JS, Philip JL, Melnick DM
    J Vasc Surg 2020 09; 72(3): 1018-1024
    [PubMed ID: 32115321]

  • Locoregional anesthesia is associated with lower 30-day mortality than general anesthesia in patients undergoing endovascular repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm.
    Bennett KM, McAninch CM, Scarborough JE
    J Vasc Surg 2019 12; 70(6): 1862-1867.e1
    [PubMed ID: 31126760]

All Publications on PubMed