A. Laurel Short, MSN, FNP-C

A. Laurel Short

Contact Information

  • Office 913-381-5225
  • After Hours 913-381-5225
  • Fax 913-901-0186
  • Orthopedics NOW! Urgent Orthopedic Care 913-652-6400


Main Location

Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic
10701 Nall Avenue
Suite 200
Overland Park, KS 66211
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Areas of Interest

Musculoskeletal and Neurologic Rehabilitative Medicine, Migraines, Spasticity, Botox, Spinal Cord Injury, Amputation, Concussion, Nutrition and Exercise Counseling, Multimodal Pain Management  


Laurel Short's clinical practice includes comprehensive musculoskeletal and neurologic rehabilitation medicine. She has a special interest in addressing migraine, spasticity management, and lifestyle coaching for chronic pain conditions. Ms. Short is passionate about working with rehabilitation patients to maximize their function and wellness. Outside the office, you will find her running, cooking, and spending time with her kids.


Graduate: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Undergraduate: Luther College

Certifications & Organizations

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Kansas State Registered APRN

Missouri State Registered APRN

Missouri State Registered Nurse

Kansas State Registered Nurse 

BLS for Healthcare Providers  

President, Northeast Kansas Nurse Practitioner Chapter, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Annual Conference Program Committee Member, Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals

AANP Family Nurse Practitioner, Orthopedic Specialty Practice Group Co-Chair

American Headache Society, Member

Committee Member, Greater Kansas City Spinal Cord Injury Association

Active Community and National APRN Speaker