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Dr. Walter Shelton, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
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Overview of Dr. Walter Shelton, MD

Dr. Walter Shelton, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Jackson, MS. Dr. Shelton, completed a fellowship at Berg-Sloat Travelling Prgm. Dr. Shelton, completed a residency at Campbell Clin. Patients rated Dr. Shelton an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Shelton works at Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Jackson, MS. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shelton's Office Locations

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    MS Sports Medicine
    1325 E Fortification St, Jackson, MS 39202 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (601) 541-8235
    Monday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

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  • King's Daughters Medical Center
  • Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
  • Merit Health River Oaks

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    4.6
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    About Dr. Walter Shelton, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Specialties
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1578551792
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Berg-Sloat Travelling Prgm
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Campbell Clin
    Residency
    Internship
    • Baylor University Medical Center
    Internship
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Shelton works at Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Jackson, MS. View the full address on Dr. Shelton’s profile.

    11 patients have reviewed Dr. Shelton. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Shelton.

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