Ellen Shannon Story, MD

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Ellen Shannon Story, MD
Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute (Head & Neck Cancer)
1021 Morehead Medical Drive
Suite 3300
Charlotte, NC 28204
Atrium Health Provider
Accepts New Patients
Treats Only Adults


Practicing Specialties

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Clinical Interests

Adrenal Gland DisordersEndocrine DisordersHypopituitarismThyroid CancerThyroid Disorders


  • English


“I am motivated to make sure my patients have the best care and opportunities for advanced treatments as soon as these become available. The landscape for diagnosis and treatment is changing very rapidly, and I think it is an exciting and hopeful time for making a real difference in patients’ lives.”

Dr. Story is board certified in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. She specializes in treating cancer and other tumors of the thyroid, adrenal and parathyroid glands. Her other specialties include treatment of endocrine complications of immunotherapy and genetic predisposition to cancer syndromes.

She has conducted original research at Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute in circulating thyroid tumor DNA. She also participates in cancer genetics research as part of the multi-disciplinary cancer pre-disposition clinic.

She received her medical degree at the University of Mississippi and completed her residency and a fellowship at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Story’s family is also focused on the medical profession, with her eldest child studying internal medicine. In her free time, she likes to read history and enjoys traveling whenever possible.


Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism


The University of Mississippi


University of Virginia, Internal Medicine


University of Virginia, Endocrinology


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