Shelly S. Norris, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Emory University School of Medicine

Director for QI and Risk Management

Emory University Hospital Midtown

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree Street

Atlanta, Georgia 30308


Dr. Shelly S. Norris is a board-certified anesthesiologist who specializes in obstetric anesthesia. Her research interests include adjunctive therapies for optimal post-cesarean pain relief and observing the effects of the optimization of post-cesarean skin-to-skin time on both mother and baby.

Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Internship: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Residency: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

Fellowship: Obstetric Anesthesiology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology
Anesthesia for gynecological surgery

Congenital heart disease in the parturient

Cardiac disease in the parturient

High-risk obstetrics

Reproductive medicine

Transfusion medicine