Kelly E. Melvin, MD

Associate Professor

Departments

Clinical Interests

Hospital Privileges

Biography

In additional to his roles at Marshall Health and the school of medicine, Dr. Melvin provides inpa-tient psychiatric care at St. Mary's Medical Center and Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital. He also has an electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) service at St. Mary's and continues to run the transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) clinic located in the Marshall Psychiatry outpatient clinic. He specializes in treating depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, and using neuromodulation therapies including TMS and ECT.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine (Huntington, W.Va.)
  • Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville, Tenn. )
  • Fellowship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center (Nashville, Tenn.)

Honors & Memberships

  • 2013 Outstanding Specialty Preceptor Award, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2014 Early Career Development Award, Association for Academic Psychiatry
  • Member, American Psychiatric Association
  • Member, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Member, Association for Academic Psychiatry
  • Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Certification

  • Certified: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, subspecialty certification in Child and Adolscent Psychiatry

Marshall Psychiatry

An outpatient department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
20th Street Professional Building
1115 20th Street, Suite 205
Huntington, WV 25703
Phone: 304-691-1500

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Schindzielorz A, Bryant-Melvin K, Melvin KE, Holroyd S.. 2018. The use of memantine in autism spectrum disorder - A case report Schindzielorz A, Bryant-Melvin K, Melvin KE, Holroyd S. “The use of memantine in autism spectrum disorder - A case report.” Accepted for publication, in press, WV Med J Jan/Feb 2018 issue.

Schindzielorz A, Bryant-Melvin K, Melvin KE, Holroyd S. 2018. The use of memantine in autism spectrum disorder - A case report 2018 Jan/Feb; 114: 44-47.

Lilly B, Maynard E, Melvin K, Holroyd S.. 2018. “Capgras” Delusions involving belongings not people, and Evolving Visual Hallucinations associated with Occipital Lobe Seizures Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 1459869, 5 pages

Adam Schindzielorz, Kristina Bryant-Melvin, Kelly Melvin, Suzanne Holroyd. 2018. The use of memantine in autism spectrum disorder 2018 Jan/Feb; 114:44-47

Patel K, Lilly B, Ajayi O, Melvin K. 2018. A Case of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome in a Profoundly Intellectually Disabled Patient with Successful Reintroduction of Antipsychotic Therapy with Quetiapine. Case Rep Psychiatry. 2018 8 17;2018:7045106.
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Lilly B, Maynard E, Melvin K, Holroyd S. 2018. "Capgras" Delusions Involving Belongings, Not People, and Evolving Visual Hallucinations Associated with Occipital Lobe Seizures. Case Rep Psychiatry. 2018 5 1;2018:1459869.
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Melvin K Hart J Sorvig R. 2017. Second-generation antipsychotic prescribing patterns for pediatric patients enrolled in West Virginia Medicaid 2017 Oct 1; 68(10): 1061-1067
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Farooq M, Melvin K. 2017. Absence of septum pellucidum and gray matter heteropia in a patient with schizoaffective disorder and intractable epileptic seizures: a case report 2017 May/June; 113:36-38.

Melvin K. 2015. Bipolar Disorders Melvin K. Universal Notes for Medical Students (www.myuniversalnotes.com) 3rd Edition; Ch. 21 Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine; Bipolar Disorders, 2015

Melvin K. 2015. Depressive Disorders Melvin K. Universal Notes for Medical Students (www.myuniversalnotes.com) 3rd Edition; Ch. 21 Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine; Depressive Disorders, 2015

Melvin K. 2015. Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders Melvin K. Universal Notes for Medical Students (www.myuniversalnotes.com) 3rd Edition; Ch. 21 Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine; Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders, 2015

Melvin K, Hourani D. 2014. Datura stramonium toxicity mistakenly diagnosed as "bath salt" intoxication: a case report. W V Med J. 2014 01;110(1):22-5.
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Melvin KE.. 2013. Acute chorea in a child after starting methylphenidate: a case report. 2013. 5(1): e90.

Smith HA, Boyd J, Fuchs DC, Melvin K, Berry P, Shintani A, Eden SK, Terrell MK, Boswell T, Wolfram K, Sopfe J, Barr FE, Pandharipande PP, Ely EW. 2011. Diagnosing delirium in critically ill children: Validity and reliability of the Pediatric Confusion Assessment Method for the Intensive Care Unit. Crit. Care Med. 2011 Jan;39(1):150-7.
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Brandon Lilly, Erika Maynard, Kelly Melvin, Suzanne Holroyd. . "Capgras" Delusions Involving Belongings, Not People, and Evolving Visual Hallucinations Associated with Occipital Lobe Seizures