Dr. Courtney Shelton

The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD returns Saturday morning at 7:30am with a compelling discussion about a topic that affects many but doesn't get talked about much--female incontinence. Dr. Shelton is joined by Dr. Gina Northington, MD. Dr. Northington is board certified in reconstructive surgery and obstetrics and gynocology, and is a gynocologic urologist specializing in women's pelvic floor issues. There are different kinds of female incontinence and different treatments and approaches.

The CheckUp With Dr. Courtney Shelton, MD returns to WCLK Saturday morning at 7:30 with an informative discussion about preventive care. What if you took the steps on the front end that could avoid conditions like diabetes, heart disease, COPD or impotence, so that you then could avoid treatment for chronic and life-threatening conditions on the back end of things. Dr. Shelton is joined by Dr. Theresa Jacobs with Oakhurst Medical Center to talk about how you can lead a healthier life.

The CheckUp With Dr. Courtney Shelton Discusses Headaches

Sep 22, 2017

Dr. Courtney Shelton will join us again on Saturday, September 23 at 7:30 a.m on The CheckUp on WCLK to shed light on the seriousness of headaches. Many people suffer from a headaches through their lifetime. Dr. Shelton will discuss the different types of headaches, treatments for them, and strategies for dealing with headache pain. Dr. Shelton will be joined by Dr. Scott Metcalfe, a family physician here in Atlanta. What are the best ways to treat certain headaches ? Tune in and find out Saturday, September 23 at 7:30 a.m. to WCLK.


Saturday, August 26  at 7:30 a.m. on The CheckUp with Dr. Courtney Shelton on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, Dr. Shelton is joined by Pain Management Specialist Dr. Damon Kimes, for a timely discussion about an epidemic of opioid pain medication abuse in our community and our country.  People famous and unknown are dying in record numbers, addicted to narcotics originally prescribed to them for a limited, safe purpose. How many pills is too much? How hard is it to kick an opioid addiction? Are there alternatives to opioids for chronic pain treatment? Dr. Shelton and Dr. Kimes will cover these topics in an accessible, informative manner.

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Dr. Courtney Shelton returns Saturday, August 12 at 7:30 a.m. with a compelling and, informative discussion about vaccination and immunization. Whether you are a parent of a child who requires vaccinations for school or if you just have question about your own immunization status we have you covered.

Dr. Shelton is joined by Georgia Goseer, Immunization Coordinator and Perinatal Hepatitis B Coordinator for the Fulton County Board of Health.  How are you at risk if you refuse to vaccinate your child, and what are the rules in Georgia? Tune in - Saturday, August 12 at 7:30 a.m.!