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Dr. Jennifer Perkins, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 43

Dr. Perkins

Duke Cancer Center

20 Duke Medicine Cir Durham, NC 27710

Accepting new patients

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(919) 620-5300


Dr. Jennifer Perkins, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Geisel School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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Dr. Perkins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Perkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Perkins treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Perkins treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Hypothyroidism
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perkins treats Hypothyroidism more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Perkins treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Adrenal Gland Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perkins treats Adrenal Gland Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Perkins treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Perkins' conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Perkins' Reviews

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4.0

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1 Star
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Dr. Perkins has been treating me for several years. She has proven to be thorough in her approach and I'm grateful for all of her work with me. She has an excellent bed side manner and takes an interest in her patients total well-being. I would highly recommend her to anyone being treated for thyroid cancer.
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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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About Me

Care Philosophy

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 mo...

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

Education

2009
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Residency Hospital
2003
Dartmouth Geisel School Of Medicine
Medical School
2009
2006
2003

Awards

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72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)