Dr. Studdard received his undergraduate from Jackson State University in biology and earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board of Preventative Medicine for Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine. Dr. Studdard's post graduate work has included positions as an emergency department physician, staff physician, Chief of Staff at Springhill Medical Center and Director over The Center for Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine. Dr. Studdard has been in private practice since 1997. He has served as a principal investigator in more than 50 industry-sponsored clinical trials since 2004.