Mercer Medicine and the Mercer University School of Medicine are pleased to announce the addition of Shelley Street Callender, MD, and Charles W. Callender, MD, to the faculty and physician practice staff.

Board-certified in pediatrics and internal medicine, Dr. Shelley Callender is the Chief of the Sports Medicine Division and an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics for the Mercer University School of Medicine. She specializes in the comprehensive evaluation and treatment of non-surgical sports-related injuries and conditions for athletes and physically active persons of all ages, including pediatrics and adolescent patients. Dr. Callender earned her medical degree from Syracuse Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York, and completed her residencies in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the Detroit Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Shelley Callender is currently accepting new patients, including Mercer University student athletes, faculty and staff, as well as the Central Georgia community. Her office is located on the Mercer University campus in the Mercer Medicine Sports Medicine Clinic at 1327 Stadium Drive in the Drake Field House. To schedule an appointment, you may call (478) 301-2382

Board-certified in Critical Care Medicine, Dr. Charles W. Callender is Chief of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division and a Professor of Internal Medicine for the Mercer University School of Medicine. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic respiratory conditions and diseases, including pneumonia, asthma, tuberculosis, emphysema and complicated infections of the lungs. Dr. Callender earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia, and completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. He completed fellowships in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Interventional Bronchoscopy at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Charles Callender is currently accepting new patient referrals throughout Central Georgia at the Mercer Medicine Internal Medicine Clinic located at 707 Pine Street in Macon. For more information, you may call (478) 301-5800.