Dr. Garrett graduated from high school at Memphis University School (MUS), and then received his B.A. degree at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He attended Vanderbilt School of Medicine, followed by a general and cardiothoracic surgery residency at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Garrett returned to Memphis to complete a peripheral vascular surgery residency at the University of Tennessee. He currently is a Professor of Surgery at University of Tennessee, Memphis, Chief of the Division of Peripheral Vascular Surgery.
Dr. H. Edward Garrett, Jr. sees patients in our Memphis office every Tuesday and is in surgery the rest of the week. Surgeries are done at Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis and Methodist, Germantown. He is a dedicated surgeon with a passion for his work and a commitment to provide the best care available to each patient he has the opportunity to treat.
He currently is a Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Peripheral Vascular Surgery at University of Tennessee, Memphis. He also serves as the Director of the Heart/Lung Transplantation Programs at Baptist Memorial Hospital.
He is also a devoted family man. He and his wife, Rose, have three adult children, and six grandchildren. His hobbies include fishing, hunting and watching baseball.