Dr. Jennifer Perkins, MD

Dr. Jennifer Perkins, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Jennifer Perkins, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Geisel School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology.

20 Duke Medicine Cir

Durham, NC 27710

Contact Information

(919) 620-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Adrenal Gland Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Perkins's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Perkins "I specialize in endocrine neoplasia which includes thyroid cancers parathyroid tumors and adrenal tumors and in general thyroid diseases. Our practice offers a team approach where you can receive many different services in one place to deliver the most comprehensive care. In one day you can visit me the endocrine surgeon get any imaging you may need get a biopsy etc. depending on your needs. Having a thyroid condition can be quite stressful for patients so I always try to be an active listener and understand what theyre going through. I want them to walk out the door armed with all the information they need to make decisions. I believe that being a physician is a dual partnership with the patient. Outside of work I like to spend time with my husband and two kids. Were an active family that enjoys traveling and being outdoors."
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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 Geisel School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perkins' Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perkins to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Perkins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

She listens to your concerns, and answers all your questions. She's in no rush once she gets in the room with you. Gets to know your health history and never forgets the little things.
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She walks in the door, sits down and talks to you about how you are feeling. More importantly, she listens
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