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Dr. Brittain has always had a desire to find a way to serve the community and improve access to quality care. Caring Concepts is the result of this desire and has allowed Dr. Brittain to focus on the areas of healthcare that she is truly passionate about: preventative care and lifestyle medicine.

Her philosophy of care is rooted in the belief that all patients have what it takes to lead a high-quality life free of chronic illness. It is her desire to utilize a holistic approach to get to the root of illness and uncover underlying factors that are contributing to illness to foster optimal long-term health outcomes.

Education + History

Dr. Brittain is a native of Philadelphia, PA and a board-certified adult-gerontology nurse practitioner with a master’s degree in nursing education and a doctorate of nursing practice. She moved to Florida in 2002 to attend Florida State University where she earned her bachelor's degree in nursing.

After graduating Dr. Brittain went on to work in various specialties in cancer care including head and neck oncology, GYN oncology, and medical oncology. She had the honor of working in premier institutions such as University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, MD Anderson Cancer Center, and Florida Hospital. In addition to serving the community, Dr. Brittain has spent over a decade training nurses and is currently an assistant professor of nursing at the University of North Florida.

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Testimonial

I'm glad I found Dr. Brittain. I did not have insurance that covered my needs and I found her very reasonable. She is attentive and caring and I appreciate the convenience of the remote services.

~ Camila P.