Dr. Ellen Jenkins, MD

Dr. Ellen Jenkins, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Ellen Jenkins, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Arlington, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

3833 Fairfax Dr Ste 200

Arlington, VA 22203

Contact Information

(703) 525-8863

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jenkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
Joint Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Joint Pain more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Chronic Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Chronic Pain more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Jenkins' conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ellen Jenkins, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Arlington, VA and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1988
    Med College Of Georgia
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1985
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jenkins

4.2

Based on 21 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Jenkins was my Dotor and my rheumatologist for ten years. She saved my life by figuring out that I had hemochromatosis, got me set up for treatment at the National Institute of Health, and she would still be my doctor had I not moved out of State. She is outstanding!
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Dr. Jenkins is not taking new patients. So says the rude lady that answered the phone and left me on hold.
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Although her specialty is rheumatology, she doe GP work at GIMG and did me right when I saw her. Nailed my problem, sent me off to a specialist, got some surgery and I'm good as new. Well, old and functional. But I'll tak it.
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I have no car and a foot injury that I was referred to a rheumatologist for and this is literally the most accessible doctor to me (the next closest is in DC...yeah, I want to spend 55 min on the metro to go to a doctor...) this lazy doc is apparently not taking any new patients! So now I have to...Read More
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Dr. Jenkins has been my doctor for about 20 years. She really cares and she listens. She will call me herself if she feels something is important. Any specialist she recommends is always excellent. When I tell other doctors that she is my internist, they always say, "She's very good." I...Read More
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