WhereYou are THE CENTER of our attention

Visit our MRI Center

It is conveniently located at our Cedar Lake (Biloxi) and East Lake (Gautier) offices.

Brittany McElhaney, MSN, RN, CFNP

Benjamin P. Watts, JR., PA-C

Education & Training

  • Undergraduate Degree: (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) University of Southern Mississippi, Gulfport, MS
  • Graduate Degree: (Masters of Science in Family Nursing) University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL


  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society


  • AL and MS Board of Nursing, Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner
  • AL and MS Board of Nursing, Registered Nurse
  • ACLS & BLS

Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists is pleased to welcome Brittany McElhaney, MSN, RN, CFNP. She is a board certified Nurse Practitioner and will work in collaboration with Dr. Christopher Burks to provide comprehensive orthopaedic and spine care for adults and adolescents. Brittany earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Southern Mississippi and her Master of Science degree in Family Nurse Practitioner studies from the University of South Alabama. A native of Pascagoula, Brittany is married with one son, Capps. She enjoys boating, traveling, and spending time with family friends and friends during her free time.