Dr. Derek Jenkins, MD

Dr. Derek Jenkins, MD

Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Derek Jenkins, MD is an adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 2007 and specializes in adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

100 Butler Dr

Providence, RI 02906

Contact Information

(401) 453-9032

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Jenkins' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jenkins "Appointment Information: Patient Appointments, Surgical Scheduling & Administration Call: 401-453-9032"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jenkins "Adult Reconstruction of the Hip and Knee

Fellowship-trained Total Joint Surgeon

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brown University Alpert School of Medicine "

4  Specialties

  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

33  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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20  Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Rhode Island.

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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jenkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jenkins to family and friends
34 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

I just wanted to take a moment to acknowledge the tremendous work that Dr. Jenkins completed on my right knee. The procedure and subsequent followup , both pre&post surgery has been stellar . 3 Months later, for the first time in 10 years , my right knee is pain free, and with the excellent...more
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I feel very well taken care of with my knee issues. Really like his care.
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Just weird. I can barely walk and he told me I'm a horrible patient
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Excellent surgeon,
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I needed a full revision to a partial knee replacement done in 2014. A web search and recommendation from my GP lead me to Dr Jenkins. It was very complicated operation as the partial had broken into several pieces - took 5 hrs. I appreciate Dr Jenkins' confidence - he is like a coach, giving the...more
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