Meet Our Team

Chelsi Martin, APRN


Chelsi Martin, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Professional Biography

I am a Family Nurse Practitioner specializing in orthopedics with over 8 years of pediatric orthopedic RN experience. I graduated with my Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2021 and have worked as an orthopedic nurse practitioner since.

In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, traveling, and being with my dog Scout.



Bachelor of Science in Nursing, St. Luke’s College of Health Sciences, 2014


Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Kansas, 2021

Volunteer /Leadership/Published Works

Published Works

  • A Quality Improvement Project to Improve Inter-professional Communication in Orthopedics. Dissertations. 2021

Activities and Organizations

  • Member of American Association of Nurse Practitioners 2022-present
  • Board Certified with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners 2021- present

See what patients are saying about Ascentist Healthcare.

“Everyone I interacted with was very friendly and professional. I was extremely early to my appointment, and they were able to get me in sooner, which was unexpected and lovely. The building itself was very swanky.”
Emeline F., Merriam, KS
Emeline F.
Merriam, KS
“Loved this place for our 3 year old!! We did originally have her tubes done elsewhere and will not be going back due to loving Ascentist so much!”
Jessica M., Kansas City, MO
Jessica M.
Kansas City, MO
"People with allergies and or anything that deals with your sniffer, should come to this place. Our daughter had surgery here but its relatively quick and not too painful. Staff was very nice. If it helps your loved ones, check into it."
C., Lee’s Summit, MO
Lee’s Summit, MO
"The care, compassion, professionalism, and friendliness from the doctors and staff are hard to beat. I enjoy each visit and a piece of me will be saddened that I will no longer need to go into the office much longer (because he listens and is great at his job), Dr. Foster listens, cares, and is ready to tackle my concerns. I am grateful to be referred to Dr. Foster and hope others are receiving the same experience!"
Sharon R., Ascentist Healthcare patient
Sharon R
Merriam, KS

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