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Please Welcome Bobby Shows, BSN, MSN, CFNP

Bobby Shows, a board-certified nurse practitioner, joined Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists in July 2023 and is serving as our dedicated provider for our East Lake (Gautier) Ortho Urgent Care clinic. Bobby’s educational journey began at the University of Southern Mississippi, where


Please welcome Amanda Hansen, PA-C

Amanda Hansen, a board-certified Physician Assistant, joined Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists in June 2023 and is serving as our dedicated provider for our Orange Grove (Gulfport) Ortho Urgent Care clinic. Amanda’s academic skills and love for sports took root at Seton

Rosemarie Landry, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Welcome Rosemarie Landry, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists is excited to introduce Rosemarie Landry, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, a board-certified Nurse Practitioner, who will be working in collaboration with Dr. Charles Winters. Rosemarie initially joined us in 2020, as Dr. Leis’s dedicated registered nurse and has an

Karen Carlisle-Bond, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Welcome Karen Carlisle-Bond, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Join us as we introduce the newest member of our Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists team, Karen Carlisle-Bond, MSN, APRN, FNP-C. Karen is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner and will work in collaboration with Dr. Daniel Wittersheim to provide comprehensive orthopaedic care for adults

Lee Bond

Welcome CEO Lee Bond

Background Most recently, Lee served as COO for MxV, parent company of The Focus Group and other enterprises. Previously, as CEO of Singing River Health System, he led a financial turnaround and helped establish the system as a Center of

Announcing the 1st Robotic Navigation Spine Surgery in Mississippi

On October 10, 2018, Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists and Singing River Health System perform the first robotic navigation spine surgery in Mississippi. In a collaborative effort, Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists’ spine surgeons, Dr. Eric Graham, Dr. Christopher Burks, Dr. Charles Winters, and Dr.

Kelly M. Coleman, MD

Dr. Kelly Coleman Joins Bienville Orthopaedics’s Spine Center!

Dr. Kelly Coleman joined Bienville Orthopaedics in August of 2018. Dr. Coleman received his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. After completing his Doctor of Medicine and Anesthesiology Residency at the University of


Woman at Gym

Recognizing and Preventing Common Gym Injuries

Working out can be fun for some, a drudge for others, and a necessary activity for professionals. However you approach going to the gym or working out at home, recognizing and preventing common gym injuries should be top of mind.

Woman with neck pain

When To See A Spine Specialist For Neck Pain

We all have had occasions where we slept weird and then woke up with pains in our neck. Maybe we just overdid it during our last workout, and we were left with an ache in our neck. Most of the

Woman holding her knee

What is Causing my Kneecap Pain?

Is your knee starting to do strange things? Does it make cracking noises when you get up after sitting for a while? Are you having new pains when climbing stairs? Perhaps you have a dull ache in the front of

Matthew W. Lewis, MD

Hip Pain? How Hip Arthroscopy Can Help

Our hips are some of the most important joints in our bodies.  They allow us to walk, run, and jump while bearing our weight. And when they aren’t functioning correctly, they can significantly impact our quality of life.  Hip problems