Dr. Kenneth Jeffers, MD

Dr. Kenneth Jeffers, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kenneth Jeffers, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Boca Raton, FL. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

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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Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
more than 65% of peers
Fracture Care
more than 65% of peers
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."


  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

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

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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  • 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 Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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 Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • 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 Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation 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.


  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jeffers to family and friends
based on 35 total reviews (11 with comments)
Dr. Jeffers' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (11)
Boca Raton, FL |
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 even animals deserve to be treated this way! I left crying with my 6 year old!
Boca Raton |
Great experience. Dr. Jeffers is very knowledgeable, and the staff is super friendly and helpful. Highly recommend this office!
Boca Raton |
Great experience. Dr. Jeffers is very knowledgeable, and the staff is super friendly and helpful. Highly recommend this office!
Pompano Beach, FL |
Dr Jeffers really took his time in explaining my child’s condition to me in a compassionate understanding way. I highly recommend him and his office to anyone searching for a pediatric orthopedist
Miramar FL |
Dr. Jeffers and his staff are extremely professional. My daughter was misdiagnosed by another physician and Dr.Jeffers went that extra mile to make sure that she received the correct diagnosis and treatment. I highly recommend Dr. Jeffers for any family in need of orthopedic surgery or treatment!
FL |
Parents: consider carefully before booking an appt here. X-ray equipment looks outdated, the doc and PA were annoyed and impersonal, nurse was frazzled. This doctor cut my child with the cast saw and showed ZERO remorse after. We left with no brace and no instructions for follow up care. Not a professional experience.
Boca Raton, FL |
This doctor sucks. He has extremely poor bedside manners. He appears annoyed that you are there and speaks to you in a condescending tone. No patience or compassion and I found he does not work well with children. Not sure why he is a pediatric doctor at all. Do yourself a favor and find another ortho.
in Palm Beach Gardens, FL |
Although Dr. Jeffers seems like a nice man, he did make me travel with my young daughter to his office time and time again for unnecessary reasons; sometimes he would have us follow up on an appointment and when we got there he would ask why we were even there! It seems like he just wanted us to come in numerous times so that he could charge our insurance over and over again. His nurse is also the worse! She was rude and not helpful at all. SAVE YOURSELF THE TIME AND HEADACHE.
in Kingston, 01 |
My Daughter had a club foot and Dr. Jeffers did a great job to fit it when she was 1 years old now she is 4 years old, nobody Can tell anything was wrong with her foot until I tell them. The service great across the board.
Dr. Jeffers was impatient with me and my son. He would only communicate directly with my husband and seemed annoyed when I asked questions. I had concerns that my sons casts were causing blisters. When I called the office I was only able to speak to a medical assistant, even though we were told to call anytime. The MA said he would not remove the casts until after the 6 weeks, per policy. We went to another md to have cast removed and there were large blisters. No follow up from his office.
in Tyler, TX |
My daughter was born with a rockerbottom foot (vertical talus) and Dr. Jeffers was her doctor. He tried multiple things to try to prevent surgery but none of them worked. She had surgery when she was a year old and she learned how to walk in her cast. My daughter is 13 years old now and is in her 8th year of dance and is also in track. Now she only has to be seen every 3 years by a dr in Dallas, Tx at Scotish Rights Hospital due to us living in Texas now. I would recommend Dr Jeffers to anyone!!
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Dr. Jeffers accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization
  • Vista Health Plan

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