Dr. Jeffrey Perkins, MD

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Dr. Jeffrey Perkins, MD


Rheumatology | Male

Colorado Center for Arthritis & Osteoporosis 1715 Iron Horse Dr Ste 100, Longmont, CO 80501 Get Directions
(720) 494-4700

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Dr. Perkins is a native of Houston, Texas and received his MD and PhD degrees from University of Texas Health...Read more

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Dr. Perkins' Performance
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  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (5)
in Boulder, Co |
I will always be grateful to Dr. Perkins for being the doctor who took a look at me from head to toe, so that I might have an idea of where my arthritis is headed. In the past 5 years, he's relieved some of the pain in my hands via use of cortisone shots, as well as being emotionally supportive. I find his staff to be professional and efficient, and don't ever have trouble scheduling appointments.
in Longmont |
If I could give a 0, I would. Dr. Perkins is absolutely awful. He is rude, condescending, and all around a horrible person. He would not believe me when I told him I was in pain and then he refused to do any tests to see if there were reason for my pain except for one MRI to see if there was a pinched nerve in my back. He said that he was 100% sure that I had no arthritis and when it was found in my back, he refused to look in other areas that cause me pain, that it was not medically necessary
in Erie, CO |
Dr. Perkins has kept my RA under control since Oct. 2000. I would recommend him and his staff to anyone.
in Denver, CO |
Worst doctor ever, worst bed side manner of any doctor I've ever encountered.
in Longmont, CO |
This was one of the worst places I have ever been.It took me 3 weeks to schedule an appt., (playing phone tag, and having to leave a message EVERY TIME.Not once did a human answer the phone),I had to wait another 5 MONTHS to get in.Then,they called me several times that week saying my Medicaid number was inactive.They had the wrong birthday after asking me for it several times to verify my identity.I was 3 min.late with all my paperwork filled out & they would not see me-told me I must reschedul
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Dr. Perkins says...

Dr. Perkins is a native of Houston, Texas and received his MD and PhD degrees from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He received post-graduate residency training in internal medicine from Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland and completed his rheumatology fellowship training at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. Dr. Perkins is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, is board certified in both internal medicine and rheumatology and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Dr. Perkins is a Certified Clinical Densitometrist. Dr. Perkins sees patients in our Longmont and Broomfield offices. He founded Colorado Center for Arthritis and Osteoporosis in 1998.

Dr. Perkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Rheumatology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Iritis
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatology Conditions
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Vasculitis


  • Medical School
    University Of Texas Medical School At Houston

    Graduated in 1993

  • Internship Hospital
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center

    Completed in 1998

  • Undergraduate School
    Texas Christian University

    Graduated in 1986

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Rheumatology

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