Dr. Paul Jensen, MD

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Specializes in Neurological Spine Surgery • Male • Age 60

2310 Peger Rd Ste 106
Fairbanks, AK 99709
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Hospital Quality

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Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
1650 Cowles St
Fairbanks, AK 99701

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Spine Care Specialists of Alaska
Spine Care Specialists of Alaska
2310 Peger Rd Ste 106
Fairbanks, AK 99709
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    Dr. Jensen's Experience

    Dr. Jensen's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Cerebrovascular Disorders
    • Neurology
    • Neurosurgery
    • Interventional Neuroradiology
    • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
    • Brain Injury Medicine
    • Brain Injury Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Hemilaminectomy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Fusion
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Ear Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
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    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thrombosis
    • Tourette's Syndrome
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University
    Wayne State University
    Graduated in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    M.D.Anderson
    U Gothenburg
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Jensen & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Jensen's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
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    3.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jensen to family and friends

    3.9 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Jensen's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Jensen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Spine Care Specialists of Alaska
    2310 Peger Rd Ste 106
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907) 456-3876 (Office)
    (907) 456-3877 (Fax)
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