Dr. Arthur Jenkins III, MD

Dr. Arthur Jenkins III, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(31)
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Dr. Arthur Jenkins III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5 E 98th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

(212) 241-8175

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth

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Myelopathy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Neuroplasty
very high
more than 88% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jenkins III "Conservative treatment of degenerative conditions, until no other options remain. Aggressive treatment of spinal oncology. Rapid and biomechanically sound treatment of spinal trauma, where appropriate. Minimally invasive treatments of complex spinal disorders, such as scoliosis"
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Quadriplegia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine-New York, Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Chronic Pain, 3/30/2005

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jenkins III' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jenkins III to family and friends
4.4
based on 31 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Jenkins III' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I met Dr Jenkins after undergoing a failed ACDF procedure (done by Sean McCance) . I was desperate; I had dysphagia, dysphonia,, nonunion & chronic pain that was not compatible w living. He gave me my life back. A few months later he fused the anterior side of my lumbar spine & days later corrected...more
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Facing my 3rd spinal surgery with Dr. Jenkins in 4 years. Good outcome on first 2 - cervical spine. Unfortunately, I have kyphosis and herniations in thoracic spine causing great pain. Family encouraged me to get 2nd opinion. That doc said first I needed surgery. Then sent me for more tests and...more
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Dr. Jenkins is great - the surgery went smoothly...my recovery was tough but he helped through it and now I am back to my old self. I am able to ski and exercise again.
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I?ve recently completed my six months-post surgery check-up with Dr. Jenkins and cannot describe how satisfied I am with the services that I received. After receiving an initial diagnosis in the ER, I was able to meet with Dr. Jenkins and his incredibly talented nurse practitioner, Sarah Nichol,...more
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I was operated on for sciatica and fused bones in the neck. Dr. Jenkins explained what he was going to do and the team that would be assembled in the OR. Could not have asked for better results. Have had ZERO back and leg pain from the sciatica operation and have pain free and comfortable neck...more
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