Specialty Family Medicine Language(s) Spoken English Joined Kelsey-Seybold July 2021 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional Background Dr. Shelby Payne is a Family Medicine physician. She earned her Bachelor of Science in mathematics at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas, in 2013. She completed her Doctor of Medicine degree at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 2018 and her Family Medicine residency in 2021. She joined Kelsey-Seybold Clinic in July 2021.Professional AssociationsDr. Payne is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Texas Academy of Family Physicians, Christian Medical and Dental Association, Wilderness Medicine Society, Harris County Medical Society, and Texas Medical Association.Hobbies and InterestsDr. Payne enjoys visiting national parks, photography, birding, fishing, painting, aquascaping, fashion design, and sewing.Fun Facts The best advice Dr. Payne has ever received is “Do the best you can with the gifts that you are blessed with.”Dr. Payne has visited over 35 national parks in the United States. She says the most beautiful are in Utah.