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Shelly C. Ferrell, MD

Chief, Division of Acute Pain and Regional Anesthesia
Medical Director of Acute Pain Service
Shelly C. Ferrell, MD

Practice Area

  • Anesthesiology
  • Acute Pain and Regional Anesthesia
  • About

    Shelly Ferrell received his medical degree from the University of Louisville, School of Medicine. He is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He served in the US Army for eight years as an anesthesiologist during his residency, with four of those years at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, and four years as Department of Anesthesiology Chief at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. In 2011 he was deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, where he was the Chief of Anesthesia of his deployment team during the mission.

    Dr. Ferrell's additional interests include regional anesthesia, difficult airway management, trauma, mass casualty management and medical ultrasound use.

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology


    University of Louisville, School of Medicine


    Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Anesthesiology