Charles I. Shelton, DO

  • Assistant Chief Medical Officer, Eastern State Hospital

Specialties

About

Charles Shelton has served primarily as a clinical psychiatrist for more than 20 years and has expertise in psychopharmacology and treatment-resistant psychiatric conditions. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. As a successful heart transplant recipient, he has a special interest in neurobehavioral transplant medicine. He has lectured extensively, taught many continuing medical education symposia, and served as a clinical preceptor for both medical and physician assistant students. He has peer-reviewed publications in print.

By virtue of his background and experience, Dr. Shelton has clinical expertise in his respective field and a unique perspective of the patient’s role in successful convalescence.

Faculty Rank

  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Training & Education

Degree

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry
Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association