Dr. Paul Jensen, MD

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Specializes in Neurological Spine Surgery • Male • Age 59

2310 Peger Rd Suite 106
Fairbanks, AK 99709
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Dr. Jensen's Experience

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Dr. Jensen's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Jensen Performs

Conditions Dr. Jensen Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

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Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK 99701

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Accepting new patients?

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

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    Dr. Jensen's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

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

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery, 1992
    • Neurosurgery
    • Plastic Surgery, 1991
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    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Hemilaminectomy
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Fusions
    • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
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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 Univ Som
    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

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Jensen

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Jensen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    Office Locations

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