Dr. Timothy Shelton, MD

Dr. Timothy Shelton, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Timothy Shelton, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Marietta, GA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from St. Mary's School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

2550 Windy Hill Rd SE Ste 215

Marietta, GA 30067

Contact Information

(770) 702-7500

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very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Shelton's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shelton "Originally from MI so I was raised with "midwestern values". Have been in Atlanta since 2004 and have enjoyed helping countless patients with their pain issues. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shelton "listening to patient's concerns, thoroughly examing, educating, and offering conservative treatment options in an attempt to avoid surgery."

8  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

77  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis-Related Enthesitis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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34  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Adrian College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of South Florda
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Western State College Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • St. Mary's School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Maryland General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Timothy Shelton, MD
He is a fantastic Doctor! He truly cares for his patients. He DOSE NOT give you what you want, he gives you what you need. He doesn’t just loosely prescribe controlled substances. He knows what he is doing and is very knowledgeable! I am so glad God sent me to him! He is a fantastic Doctor!
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Canton, GA – Nov 10, 2017
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My personal experience with Dr. Shelton has been amazing. He is personable, gets to know his patients, and above all, he takes their comfort into consideration and strives to make them feel at ease when they are undergoing a procedure. Very caring and knowledgeable.
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Phyllis Faulkner in Acworth, GA – Aug 13, 2016
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Excellent. He takes the time to get to know you & your particular quirks & seems to integrate that information into his diagnostic & prescribing practice. If I had one complaint it would be that the nursing/other clinical staff can jump to conclusions when he is not there, probably because it IS a...Read More
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