The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton MD

Every other Saturday at 7:30am

The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, M.D., is a bimonthly radio program that provides reliable resources to important healthcare concerns.  The radio show is a workshop of wellness tips combined with expert advice and, commentary from highly qualified practitioners in fields that range from fitness and nutrition to conditioning and medicine.  The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, M.D., highlights  an extensive menu of effective ways to motivate individuals to adopt a more healthy lifestyle. Dr. Shelton is a Board Certified Internist and Primary Care Physician and the Director of the Shelton Hospitalist Group, LLC.

Ways to Connect

June is Men's Health Month. The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD, welcomes Kevin Humphries, who is the Men's Health Coordinator for the Dekalb County Board of Health. Together they talk about how men can take control of their health and catch health issues before they become chronic or life-threatening. They touch on topics including prostate health, cardiovascular health, diet and nutrition, sexual health and mental health issues. Real men take control of their lives and their health so that they are there for their families through the years.

Join Dr. Courtney M. Shelton, MD, Saturday, May 19 at 8:30 AM for The CheckUp on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, as we bring you common sense health information to help you create happier, healthier lives for you and your family.  Dr. Shelton is joined by Dr. Karla Booker. They will discuss how women deal(or ignore) stress and are sometimes less likely to take care of themselves because they are often in the role of caregiver for others. The doctors will discuss facts you need to know about breast cancer, obesity, hypertension, heart disease, HPV, diabetes and mental illness, among other topics.

Listen to The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD,  Saturday morning at 8:30.  Have you ever heard of bloodless medicine? Can you donate blood for yourself to have on hand when you need it? Dr. Shelton will talk about it with Brenda Depena Gray, RN,  Director of the Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Program at Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center.

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Listen to The CheckUp With Dr. Courtney Shelton MD Saturday morning at 8:30 on WCLK. Dr. Shelton provides common sense conversations designed to help you create healthy outcomes in your life and those of your loved ones. Dr. Shelton’s guest this week is Tiffany Roan, Regional Director of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. They’ll talk about some of the myths and truths about HIV/AIDS in Atlanta. What is your risk for contracting HIV? What is PREP therapy, how can you protect yourself and your community? Join us Saturday morning to find out more.

Join Dr. Courtney Shelton MD for The Checkup on Jazz 91.9 WCLK  Saturday, March 17 at 8:30 AM for a common sense talk about health.   March is Nutrition Month and this week Dr. Shelton is joined by Family Medicine Dr. Contessa Metacalfe for a discussion about a plant-based diet. The doctors explain how you can make it work for you and your family. 

Dr. Shelton is a Board Certified Internist and Primary Care Physician and the Director of the Shelton Hospitalist Group, LLC. He can be reached here.

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