Welcome to Blue Ocean Healthcare


Welcome to Blue Ocean Healthcare and the offices of Drs. Steve and Stephanie Shell.

Our goal is to provide you exceptional, personalized medical care in a comfortable environment with professional, friendly staff.  Since we are an MDVIP-affiliated practice, we have the ability to spend all the time it takes to get to know you personally and delve into your medical issues in depth, focusing only on you and your best interests.  We will be your unbiased advocate in all your healthcare decisions and help you navigate an increasing complex healthcare system.

The doctors are Board Certified in Family Medicine and see patients ages 5 to 105.  We specialize in senior health.



Our Services

  • Management of diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure
  • Heart attack and stroke prevention
  • Weight loss treatment
  • EKGs
  • Orthopedic injections
  • Coumadin monitoring
  • Dermatology services such as removal or treatment of skin cancers, warts and other lesions
  • School, sports and work physical exams
  • Holter (overnight) heart monitoring
  • Pulmonary Function Test (breathing test)
  • Access to your doctor 24/7


Congratulations to Dr. Steven Shell for getting his

6th Sun-Herald Reader’s Choice Award! 

Thank you to all who voted for him.

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Drs. Steve and Stephanie Shell have been awarded The Charlotte Sun-Herald 

newspaper Reader’s Choice Award 10 times


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  • We are an MDVIP-affiliated practice






    MDVIP is a personalized healthcare program that empowers people to reach their health and wellness goals through in-depth knowledge, expertise, technology and one-on-one coaching.  It is a membership model that includes extensive screening labs and testing not covered by Medicare or insurance.


    Dr. Steve and Dr. Stephanie only see patients enrolled in the MDVIP Wellness Program.  


    Click here to learn more about the MDVIP Wellness and Prevention Program:


    MDVIP Frequently Asked Questions


    Or click here to go directly to the MDVIP website: