Ronald S. Kent, MD
Pediatrician and Medical Director
Dr. Kent has been in practice since 1981 and joined Hattiesburg Clinic in 1997. Dr. Kent received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson. He completed an internship and residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. He has a special interest in patients with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Dr. Kent and his wife Anne, have three children, Emily (and Troy), James (and Jessica) and Grace (and Casey). He is a member of Temple Baptist Church. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking, gardening, playing with his grandchildren.
“Watching students and their families grow together and overcome difficulties in their lives is the most rewarding part of my profession.” Ronald Kent, MD
Connections is a behavioral health and therapy practice, providing medical, educational, speech/language and mental health services for adults, children and teenagers. Our providers are skilled in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental, addictive and emotional disorders.