Dr. Jack Jensen, MD

Dr. Jack Jensen, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Jack Jensen, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

9180 Katy Fwy Ste 200

Houston, TX 77055

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Sprain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jensen "Our Goal Is to Help You Reach Your Goal. Excellence is our specialty. For over twenty-five years, Athletic Orthopedics & Knee Center has been recognized as a prominent leader in orthopedic healthcare. Our expert physicians proudly use the latest education and leading technology to treat patients injured on the job."

13  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Pain Management
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

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

87  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger


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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Washburn University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Hermann Hospital, University of Texas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Chief Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hermann Hospital/St. Joseph's Hospital/Shriner's Crippled Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Hermann Hospital/MD Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute/Shriner's Crippled Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Hermann Hospital/St.Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Hermann Hospital/Veteran's Admin. Hospital/Ben Taub General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Orthpaedic Fracture Clinic Of Eugene, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Knee Surgery, Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Harbor General Hospital, UCLA Affiliated Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Calcilion International and Non-theatrical Events- CINE Festival Winner, International New York Festival, 1991
  • Frank E. Stinchfield Award -The Hip Society of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1981
  • Bronze Award 41st Annual Columbus International Film & Video Festival, 1993
  • Vernon P. Thompson Award - Western Orthopaedic Association, 1980
Media & Publications
  • The One Stop Knee Shop, 2007
  • A Healthy 10! A Reference Guide for Gymnasts & Other Athletes., 1992
  • Athletic Injuries of the Knee, 1993
  • Nutritional Assessment of Patients Undergoing Total Hip Replacement. The Hip, 9:123-135, C*V, Mosby 1981
  • Nutrition in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Transactions, 5(3): 447,, 1981
  • Transcutaneous Nerve Stimulation (TNS) in Postoperative Lumbar Surgery,
  • Knee Ligament Injury and Major Fractures, American Journal of Sports Medicine,
  • Effectiveness of Transcutaneous Neural Stimulation in the Treatment of Pain: Recommendations for Use in the treatment of Sports Injuries, Sports Medicine, Volume 3, Number 2:79-88,, 1986
  • The Role of Nutrition in Orthopaedic Surgery, The Medical Journal of St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas 12(1): 45-59,, 1982
  • Nutrition and Orthopaedic Surgery, Nutritional Support Services, Volume 4, Number 2, 1984
  • The Use of Transcutaneous Neutral Stimulation and Isokinetic Testing in Arthroscopic Knee Surgery, American Journal of Sports Medicine, 13(1): 295-312, 1985
  • Stress Fracture in the World Class Athlete: a Case Study, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, Volume 30, Number 6: 783-787, 1998
  • Effort Thrombosis of the Subclavian Vein in a Competitive Swimmer, American Journal of Sports Medicine, Volume 13, Number 4:269-272, 1985
  • Reconstruction Procedures for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Insufficiency-A Computer Analysis of Clinical Results, Orthopaedic/Rheumatology Digest,, Sept. 1984
  • Knee Injuries, The Health Digest, July 1992
  • Problems and Prospects in Medical Board Certification, On Track, Texas Chapter of ACSM, Volume 10, Number 1, March 1993
  • Systematic Evaluation of Acute Knee Injuries, Clinics in Sport Medicine, 4(2): 27-33, 1985
  • Reconstruction Procedures for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Insufficiency-A Computer Analysis of Clinical Results, American Journal of Sports Medicine, Volume 11, Number 4,, 1983
  • Nutrition in Orthopaedic Surgery, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 64A: 1263-1272,, 1982
  • Pros and Cons: Communicating with Patients on the Web: Web Site Lets Physicians Introduce their Services, Houston Business Journal, 50+, July 2000
  • Nutrition in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Transactions, 5(3): 514,, 1981
  • Nutritional Assessment of Orthopaedic Patients, Orthopaedic Transactions, 5(1): 75, 1981

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Jensen's Reviews

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Dr. Jensen's Performance

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    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very disappointing I was scheduled for A steroid shot 3 weeks ago but was suddenly cancelled, I don't believe they actually tried to get it approved because I called my provider and was told they had no record of authorisation beings requested. No one has even called to follow up, or tell me...more
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