NMMC Welcomes New Addiction Specialist
TUPELO, Mississippi—North Mississippi Regional Pain Consultants welcomes addiction medicine specialist Brent Boyett, D.M.D., D.O.
Dr. Boyett treats all forms of substance abuse disorders, including alcohol, opioid, drugs and others. He specializes in medication-assisted addiction recovery and high-risk populations, including pregnant women. He is board certified in family medicine and addiction medicine, as well as preventive medicine and dental anesthesiology. He is recognized as a Distinguished Fellow by the American Society of Addiction Medicine.
Dr. Boyett earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry/biology in 1989 from Birmingham-Southern College in Birmingham, Alabama. He graduated from the University of Alabama-Birmingham School of Dentistry in 1994 and was in private dental practice until 2017.
Dr. Boyett completed his medical degree at the University of Health Sciences in Kansas City Missouri, in 1998. He completed residency training at North Mississippi Medical Center’s Family Medicine Residency Program in 2001.
He founded Pathway Healthcare, LLC, in 2017 and served as chief medical officer until 2019. Since that time, he served as medical director of an inpatient drug and alcohol treatment facility for Bradford Health Services in Madison, Alabama.
Dr. Boyett serves as chairman of the Rules Committee for Alabama Senate Bill 425, on the board of directors for the American Society of Addiction Medicine, and on the Alabama Council on Opioid Misuse and Addiction. He previously served as president of the Alabama Society of Addiction Medicine and the Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association.
At North Mississippi Regional Pain Consultants, Dr. Boyett joins Dr. Drew Blackstock and Dr. Fulton Thompson and nurse practitioners Angela Britton, Kathyrn Smith and Sabrina Vance. No referral is necessary. For an appointment, call (662) 377-5199 or 1-800-THE DESK (1-800-843-3375).
North Mississippi Regional Pain Consultants is part of the Neuroscience Institute, located in Longtown Medical Park at 4381 S. Eason Blvd. For more information, visit www.nmhs.net/neuroscience-institute.