Medical School

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL


General Psychiatry – All ages


Psychiatry, UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC


  • Administrative/Scheduling Chief Resident, UNC Department of Psychiatry
  • Free Clinic Volunteer
  • Psychiatry Moonlighter (Central Regional Hospital, UNC Wakebrook)

Dr. Shelby Register-Lake attended medical school at the University of South Florida and completed her residency in Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina, where she served as a chief resident in her final year. She was previously a life-long Floridian, but moved to North Carolina in 2017 and has been loving all four seasons!

Dr. Register-Lake is a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society and received UNC’s Myron B. Liptzin award for demonstrating outstanding potential as a clinician and compassionate dedication to patient care. She hopes to continue breaking down mental health stigma and partner with her patients in their journey to health and wellness.