Dr. Kenneth Jeffers, MD

Dr. Kenneth Jeffers, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Kenneth Jeffers, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1992 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery and surgery.

9960 Central Park Blvd N Ste 150A

Boca Raton, FL 33428

Contact Information

(561) 394-8443

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
normal
more than 65% of peers
Fracture Care
normal
more than 65% of peers
Fracture
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jeffers "At Tenet Florida Physician Services, we have a commitment to care promise. This commitment extends to the communities we serve, the patients we heal, and the employees that make up our extraordinary team. Our values and mission are the cornerstones to that promise. We are committed to care. We are committed to you."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lordosis
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Foot Disease
  • Pediatric Tumor
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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40  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Scoliosis Treatment
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • State University Of New York At Stonybrook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Cincinatti Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Cinci/Cinci Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Nemours Found Ormc/Orlando Reg/Arnold Palmer Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb National Medical/Commonwealth Fund Research Fellowship, 1991-1992
  • Top Doctor by Boca Life Magazine, 2014-2016
  • University of Illinois Presidential Tuition Scholarship for Academic Excellence, 1988-1992
  • West Boca Center Medical Staff Humanitarian Award, 2010
  • Ciba-Geigy Award for Outstanding Community Involvement in a Medical Student, 1990
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. College of Medicine Fellowship, 1990-1991
Media & Publications
  • A Comparison of Cadmium Telluride grown on Gallium Arsenide by Molecular Beam and Organo/Metallic Vapor Epitaxy, R.D. Feldman, D.W. Kisker, R.F. Austin, K.S. Jeffers and P.M. Bridenbaugh; A 4 (4), Jul/Aug 1986, 1986
  • Transmission Electron Microscopic Study of Epitaxial Films of Cadmium Telluride Growth on Gallium Arsenide, D.W. Kisker, F.D. Feldman, R.F. Austin and K.S. Jeffers; 72 (102) 1985, 1985

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jeffers' Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jeffers to family and friends
40 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Jeffers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (15)

I was very disappointed with the way we were billed for my daughter's ankle fracture. I was shocked to see an excessive bill code (Treatment of a fracture) for $700. For this added fee, he gave us instructions to get a BOOT FROM AMAZON, which we did. I eventually spoke to Dr. Jeffers in person....more
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Poor bed side manners and rude. 1st question he asked. “What took you so long to take him to a Dr.” very rude. Lack of knowledge and facts regarding radiation protection for children. I am a Rad tech with 20 yrs of experience. Xray equipment very outdated. They had to repeat my son’s films. I...more
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Dr. Jeffers and his and his physician assistance “Adelle” are absolutely the best. Actually his entire office is amazing. My five year old broke her elbow and had to have surgery. They treated us like family. I’m so grateful to have found them. Cast was removed today and she is doing great!
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Our experience with Dr. Jeffers and nurse Adelle has been top notch. Our daughter was diagnosed with developmental hip dysplasia. Dr. Jeffers and nurse Adelle are incredible knowledgeable with plenty of information. Immediately my husband and I felt at ease (after many days of weeding through...more
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I had the worst experience on my sons last follow up appt! I'm a dental surgical assistant and nothing really phases me. This doctor was mean and brutal removing my child's cast. He did a good closed reduction on my sons wrist. But never again will return and allow to be treated like an animal! Not...more
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