Cullman Regional Welcomes General Surgeon D’Lisa Bitterly, MD to Medical Group

Cullman Regional is pleased to welcome board-certified general surgeon D’Lisa Bitterly, MD, to the Medical Group. Dr. Bitterly obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Texas at San Antonio and her Medical Doctorate from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Following her medical education, she completed her internship in general surgery at University of North Carolina Medical Center and her residency in general surgery at Keesler Medical Center at Keesler Air Force Base.

With a passion for providing high-quality surgical care, Dr. Bitterly has served as US Airforce Lieutenant Colonel and general surgeon at Joint Base Langley and Fort Eustis Medical Center at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Virginia and Navy Medical Center at Portsmouth Navy base in Portsmouth, Virginia, among others. Her dedication and commitment to patients and the medical profession have earned her recognition and numerous awards, including the Meritorious Service Medal in 2020.

Dr. Bitterly specializes in laparoscopic surgery to treat a variety of conditions, including:

  • Hernias
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Appendicitis
  • Disease of the appendix
  • Breast disease
  • Breast cancer
  • Diverticular disease
  • Colon cancer
  • Skin lesions
  • Chronic scars
  • Hidradenitis and skin cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal fissures
  • Anal diseases

Dr. Bitterly will care for patients at Cullman Regional Medical Group Surgical Arts located at 1930 AL-157, Cullman, AL 35058. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Bitterly by calling 256-734-7850. For more information about Dr. Bitterly, visit online at