Stephen L. Britt, MD, FACS

Stephen L. Britt, MD, FACSDr. Stephen Britt is a highly experienced board certified general surgeon who specializes in laparoscopic or minimally invasive surgical techniques. He provides surgery to residents of Marshall County and surrounding areas with offices in Albertville and Guntersville.

A native of Tennessee, Dr. Britt attended East Tennessee State University for his undergraduate studies, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He then graduated from Quillen College of Medicine in East Tennessee State University before completing his general residency at UT Chattanooga. Dr. Britt is the chief of surgery at Marshall Medical Center North, and is the director of the Marshall Wound Healing Center.

Dr. Britt specializes in minimally invasive or laparoscopic surgical techniques, including:

Specializing In:

  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery – Colon, Gallbladder, and Hernias
  • Laparoscopic Solid Organ Surgery – Spleen
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for GERD (Reflux)
  • Minimally Invasive Breast Surgery with Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Thyroid and Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Venous Surgery
  • Advanced Wound Care

Professional Credentials:

  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Medical Degree, East Tennessee State University
  • Diplomate of The American Board of Surgery
  • Member, American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Center of Excellence Surgeon
  • Current Chief of Surgery at Marshall Medical Center North
  • Director of Marshall Wound Healing Center

Professional Affiliations:

  • American College of Surgeons
  • Southeastern Surgical Congress
  • American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery


  • Bachelor of Science, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
  • Doctor of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
  • Residency in General Surgery, University of Tennessee – Chattanooga Unit, Chattanooga, TN