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 RankAssistant Professor of Psychiatry
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
University of Kentucky, Lexington
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry
Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
Charles I. Shelton, DO
Assistant Chief Medical Officer, Eastern State Hospital