Scott J. Petit, MD, graduated from Louisiana State University and earned a doctor of medicine from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, La. Dr. Petit completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Emory University in Atlanta. He also completed a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship and residency at Emory before joining Carolina Cardiac Surgery Associates in 2001.
Interests include minimally invasive valve surgery and thoracoscopic lung surgery. Dr. Petit performed the first Heartport mitral valve surgery in South Carolina.