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
  • General Surgery Residency, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

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

  • Analysis of Repair Type and Hypogastric Artery Antegrade Perfusion and Erectile Function following Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
    Bennett KM, Hurley L, Kyriakides TC, Matsumura JS, OVER Investigator Group
    Ann Vasc Surg 2023 Aug; 94: 186-194
    [PubMed ID: 37164171]

  • Evaluating the Role of Major Lower Extremity Amputation in Nonagenarians.
    Zaza SI, Rectenwald JE, Bennett KM
    Ann Vasc Surg 2023 Sep; 95: 178-183
    [PubMed ID: 37068626]

  • Study protocol of a randomized controlled trial of fistula vs. graft arteriovenous vascular access in older adults with end-stage kidney disease on hemodialysis: the AV access trial.
    Murea M, Gardezi AI, Goldman MP, Hicks CW, Lee T, Middleton JP, Shingarev R, Vachharajani TJ, Woo K, Abdelnour LM, Bennett KM, Geetha D, Kirksey L, Southerland KW, Young CJ, Brown WM, Bahnson J, Chen H, Allon M
    BMC Nephrol 2023 Feb 24; 24(1): 43
    [PubMed ID: 36829135]

  • Effect of preservation of antegrade hypogastric flow on development of claudication following aortoiliac aneurysm repair.
    Bennett KM, Hurley L, Kyriakides TC, Yi JA, Freischlag JA, Matsumura JS, OVER Investigator Group
    J Vasc Surg 2023 Apr; 77(4): 1070-1076
    [PubMed ID: 36565778]

  • The role of patch closure in current-day carotid endarterectomy.
    Zaza SI, Bennett KM
    J Vasc Surg 2023 Jan; 77(1): 170-175.e2
    [PubMed ID: 35963459]

All Publications on PubMed