Shannon M. Constantinides is a family nurse practitioner, board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Her clinical areas of interest include medical management of musculoskeletal diseases, especially osteoporosis; performing imaging guided procedures, and working with the geriatric population.
Shannon is a PhD student at Florida Atlantic University, where she is focusing on quantitative research design. She received her both her Master of Science in Nursing degree and Family Nurse Practitioner credential at the University of Colorado. There, she did additional training in geriatrics, orthopedics, and bioethics. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, with honors, at the Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado, where she had an academic emphasis in nutrition and dietetics.
Shannon started her medical career in the United States Air Force, where she was an officer and critical care transport nurse in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. As a nurse practitioner, she has worked primarily in the orthopedic surgery and sports medicine world, and is a surgical first assist. She has also worked in the emergency medicine and geriatrics fields.
In her spare time, Shannon enjoys dry fly fishing, mountain biking, and traveling with her husband.
Qualifications and experience
- Primary Care, Seniors Health
Aetna Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage/Secure Horizons