Dr. Joel Jenne, MD

Dr. Joel Jenne, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joel Jenne, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in San Antonio, TX. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

18626 Hardy Oak Blvd Ste 300

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 495-9047

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas


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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
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more than 96% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jenne "Dr. Jenn? is a board certified orthopaedic spine surgeon who specializes in all conditions related to spinal surgery, degenerative, deformity, traumatic, and tumor involving cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal pathologies. His treatment philosophies focus on conservative approaches to restore function and performance patients desire. Surgical recommendations are tailored to individual needs to maximize results and return patients to healthy, high quality lifestyles as quickly as possible."


  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy


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  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure

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.


  • United States Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Orlando Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Orlando Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • New England Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jenne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jenne's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jenne to family and friends
based on 8 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Jenne's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in San Antonio, TX |
Dr. Joel Jenné took such great care of my father after a terrible accident. He was very conservative in his approach to his pain. My father ended up not needing surgery and is living pain free. He will be a lifelong patient of Doctor Jenné and we are so grateful for his profession expertise. We will definitely refer our friends and family to him. With two office locations (Alamo Heights and Stone Oak) it's very convenient and easy access with free parking.
in Rockport, TX |
Extremely knowledgeable and capable of explaining your particular problem in a way that laypeople can understand. He listens to you and answers any and all questions. As a patient, you never feel rushed. Dr. Jenne treats each patient as if they are the only patient he has. And, in my case, while studying a recent MRI of mine, spotted a potential problem that I did not know existed. An additional MRI proved him correct. It is very nice to be treated by a doctor who cares about you. JLH
in Brownsville, TX |
Dr. Jenne performed my back surgery and I have had positive results as of today from the surgery. He was very knowledgeable and explained everything before and after the surgery. Dr. Jenne demonstrates outstanding professionalism treats the patient with utmost care.
in San Antonio, TX 78209 |
Competent, explanatory time spent with dr jenne convinced me he was right for me. I have pain daily at levels of 7 -9 and no one I had talked to made an impression that they would make this better for me. He is compassionate, caring and knowledgeable. My impression is that he is completely involved with his patients and his craft. He is younger than most well reputed back surgeons in this town but we are a city that doesn't welcome chsnge. I feel very good about my decision.
in Helotes, TX |
My wife and I were very impressed with Dr. Jenne the very first time we met. When he told me he would treat me just as he would treat his own father, that put me very much a ease. Doctor Jenne, after ordering an MRI, immediately diagnosed what had been giving me so much pain for years. Since the surgery, I am pain free. Also,I am so grateful for the treatment by his hospital staff, before, during and after my surgery. I couldn't have asked for any better treatment by Doctor Jenne and his team.
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Dr. Jenne accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP

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Hospitals where Dr. Jenne has admitting privileges

South Texas Spine and Surgical Hospital
18600 South Hardy Oak Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78258
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Methodist Stone Oak Hospital
1139 E Sonterra Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78258
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Methodist Hospital
7700 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
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North Central Baptist Hospital
520 Madison Oak Dr
San Antonio, TX 78258
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