Jennifer L. Ledbetter, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner,
Pediatric and Adolescent Orthopedic Surgery
Pediatric Orthopedics, Pediatric Spine Deformity
Pediatric and adolescent care of orthopedic conditions, with a special interest in pediatric spine deformities including adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, neuromuscular scoliosis, early onset scoliosis, syndromic scoliosis, Scheuermann’s kyphosis, spondylolysis, spondylolisthesis, infantile scoliosis, juvenile scoliosis, neurogenic scoliosis and MAGEC growing rods.
Jennifer has research interests in fusionless surgical interventions.
Jennifer received her Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science from Drury University. She later went on to complete a degree in Nursing at Jewish Hospital College of Nursing, then a Masters of Science Family Nurse Practitioner degree at Maryville University. Prior to joining Washington University Orthopedics, Jennifer worked in numerous settings including the operating room, plastic and reconstructive surgery, anesthesia and orthopedics, managing pre-and post-operative patient care. Jennifer is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science with Special Program in Exercise Physiology, Drury University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Maryville University
Associate of Science in Nursing, Jewish Hospital College of Nursing
Family Nurse Practitioner, Masters of Science in Nursing, Maryville University