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Dr. Christopher Jenkins, MD

Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Jenkins

Christopher L Jenkins MD

576 Azalea Rd Ste 105 Mobile, AL 36609

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Dr. Christopher Jenkins, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Mobile, AL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry.


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Dr. Jenkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anxiety
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Dr. Jenkins treats Anxiety more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 46% of his peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins' conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Drug Abuse
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder

Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jenkins

3.7

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Greatest physician I have ever been to!! He’s extremely knowledgeable about my conditions! He is non-judgmental and made me feel like I was his only patient!! Very compassionate and great listener!! I highly recommend Dr. Jenkins if you need a psychiatrist!!! Staff is excellent as well!!!
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Dr. Jenkins is hands down the best Dr. I've ever encountered.
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Dr. Jenkins is very caring and will listen to you. He has a great sense of humor so he may not be for everyone. He has helped me tremendously over the past 7 years.
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Do not use this office. I am an educator married to a career military man and was told by the office manager/insurance clerk they didn’t need my business and could care less who I told. Would not allow me to leave a message with the doctor because it wouldn’t change anything she said.
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I've been too many different dooctors, and Dr. Jenkins is the best by far, he always listens and has your best interest in mind. He's very laid back and wants to know how everything is working for you. I recommend him to anyone needed psychiatry treatment!
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This is the only Dr I don't dread going to. I look forward to visits with him. He Takes time to listen. Very one on one. Operates like Drs did back in the 70's. He has a small office with small staff and they treat you like a neighbor.He makes you feel like you exist. Unlike some Drs who wouldn't recognize you 5 min later in the lobby. Each visit, he wants to know about YOU. He talks TO you,not AT you and actually listens to what you have to say. Hope he never retires. Most important, he cares!
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Dr. Jenkins has been a godsend to me. I have been to hell and back and I can honestly say with 100%certanty that Dr. Jenkins and his staff were nothing short of compassionate and an advocate of healing from day one. My story is truly one of a kind and so is my Doctor and staff. There is no better listener and straight shooter than Dr. Jenkins. Thank you for the care you have given to me and the professionalism of your staff.
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Wonderful staff, very fast and helpful.
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In my opinion Dr. Jenkins is an excellent physician who genuinely cares about his patients. He takes an adequate amount of time individual patients and will always return a phone call promptly to address any questions a patient has. In a time where most doctors try to maximize the amount of patients they can squeeze into a given day, Dr. Jenkins really takes his time with you and doesn't give you the feeling that he is in a hurry to move on to the next person in an assembly line.
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He's the only psychiatrist I've had in over a decade of being a crazy person who has consistently helped me. He is incredibly knowledgeable and has yet to steer me wrong. I refuse to see anyone else.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Diagnosis and treatment are based on science, research, broad knowledge of pharmacology, and years of experience.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Med College Of Virginia Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1989
Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Medical School
1980
Virginia Commonwealth University
Undergraduate School
1993
1990
1989
1980

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Awards