JACK SHORT D.O. FAMILY & EMERGENCY MEDICINE COLLABORATIVE PHYSICAN FOR SHORT FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER
Alma Mater University of North Texas and Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Board Certification American Academy of Family Physicians Family Medicine
Family Medicine Intern D/FW Medical CTR Hospital TX
MD Residency Family Medicine Texas Tech Health Science Center Medical Center Hospital TX
AWARDS:1997 Robert Haman Memorial Scholarship for those who best exemplify the ideals of the Osteopathic Profession in Family Medicine
Dr. Short developed a strong passion for Emergency Medicine and has served in Emergency Departments all over the state of Texas!
Need a family doctor who will listen? Dr. Short has a very special understanding of family needs above and beyond just physical illness. In 2006, Dr. Short was involved in a tragic motor vehicle accident that left him in a wheel chair...After a grueling two years of healing and with God's grace he re-emerged to practice again. He has been on the "other side of that fence " as we say in this great state of Texas, and you will never find a more compassionate physician who will listen and strive to understand your needs.
Medical Director Emergency Services and staff Physician Wise Regional Healthcare Systems Decatur, Texas -Here he developed many friends and colleagues which he enjoyed and admired. He is loved by all and highly supported in his endeavor to return to medicine following his accident
Emergency Department Physician Medical Center Emergency Department Tyler & Jacksonville, Texas - Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi, Alice and Beeville, Texas - He also served at Walls Regional Hospital ER in Cleburne, Texas for two years.
Dr. Short and his wife, Rusty have enjoyed living in Joshua with their three faithful canine companions for the last 12 years. -They have three sons, Eric, Jason and Jeremiah and three grandchildren, Addie, Ryan and Jacob which they adore! - They will be the first to tell you they love the folks in Burleson and have a huge interest in improving community health for the people who live in our area !
OUR MIRACLE: "I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go. Trust in the Lord with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thine ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths"...Psalm 32:8a; Proverbs 3:5-6