Dr. Christina Jenkins, MD

Dr. Christina Jenkins, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Christina Jenkins, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Palm Springs, CA and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 2008 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

1180 N Indian Canyon Dr Ste E421

Palm Springs, CA 92262

Contact Information

(760) 424-8224

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jenkins performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Anal or Rectal Pain
high
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Fistula Repair
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University of California, San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Greater Baltimore Med Ctr (GBMC)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jenkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jenkins to family and friends
15 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Jenkins' 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 (13)

I will absolutely refer Dr. Jenkins anytime I can. She is amazing.
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5 starts. Very impressed by her directness, caring, kindness.
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Professional, kind, all smiles, prompt, cozy waiting area. Both Salina and Celina are great to see at check-in.
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Very Likely Great Staff- Very Caring
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Dr Jenkins is such a sweet and caring person. I felt confortable talking to her about my fears while getting ready for surgery. She fixed my rectovaginal fistula with 1st try! Some people have to have mutliple surgies to fix it. Thank Dr Jenkins so much! My husband and i are so grateful for you. I...more
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