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Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen

Where compassionate care, uniqueness of experience and outstanding medical practices blend together, giving EVERY woman, the exceptional healthcare she deserves.

Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen, MD

Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen is your trusted OBGYN in Atlanta

Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen is a board certified OB/GYN physician and a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She attended Harvard Medical School and completed her internship and residency at Emory University in 1993. She has served as an associate professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Morehouse School of Medicine and as a Clinical Instructor at Emory University Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics teaching resident physicians and medical students. Dr. Dunson Allen has been in private practice in metro Atlanta since 1996.

Dr. Dunson Allen has been in practice in North Fulton County since 2001 and founded Providence Womens Healthcare in 2008.  Dr. Dunson-Allen currently serves as chief of the Woman’s Health Service live for Wellstar North Fulton Hospital. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Georgia OB/GYN Society. Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen is on staff at Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Wellstar North Fulton Hospital, and Northside Hospital- Atlanta (Sandy Springs).

Dr. Dunson Allen has a special interest in management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding disorders, uterine fibroids, contraceptive management and Robotic Laparoscopic/ Minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Dunson-Allen is married, has two busy and active sons and two wonderful step- daughters. She is an active member of the Greater North Atlanta Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling and cooking.

Awarded Chief of Staff of Wellstar Hospital

Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen makes history as she was recently named as the first woman and first African-American chief of staff at WellStar North Fulton Hospital.

National Medical Fellowships Pioneer Award

National Medical Fellowships’ (NMF) would like to extend an invitation to honor Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen with the NMF Pioneer Award at our Atlanta Champions of Health Awards.

Hundreds of Successful Births

88% Vaginal Delivery Success Rate
85% Vaginal Birth After Cesarea Success Rate

What patients say about Dr. Shelley Dunson-Allen

Dr. Dunson-Allen provided care throughout my pregnancy as well, and made me feel at ease when complications arose post delivery. I was part of any decisions and always felt listened to. I will definitely return for future children should we be so blessed. 🙂 Thank you to the staff and providers of Providence Midwifery!


I also LOVE Dr. Dunson-Allen!! She is a wonderfully skilled knowledgeable Surgeon with YOUR health at the FOREFRONT…..if you ever want to expand your practice to the CARTERSVILLE area-let me know, I would love to have you be apart of OUR team her at Cartersville Medical Center…….


Let me just start out by saying that I would recommend Providence Midwifery to anyone interested in having a truly great prenatal and birthing experience. Their centering classes are an amazing alternative way to experience your prenatal visits while being able to share with other women’s experiences, advice and ideas.


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