Dr. Kristen Jessen, MD

Dr. Kristen Jessen, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Kristen Jessen, MD is a neurology specialist in Soldotna, AK and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1995 and specializes in neurology.

289 N Fireweed St Ste D

Soldotna, AK 99669

Contact Information

(907) 714-4090

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Jessen'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

84  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jessen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jessen's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jessen to family and friends
20 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Jessen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I was having severe cramping in leg above and below knee area. My G.P. sent me to see Dr Jessen who ordered up a battery of tests and suggested some OTC supplements for the mean time (which worked great btw). The tests came back supporting what she had originally thought was going on and I ended up...more
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Rude, rude, rude. What else can be said? She doesn't care, doesn't listen and is very demeaning. Avoid if at all possible.
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Without a doubt the rudest "doctor" I've ever had the displeasure of meeting. Disregarded me, my questions and concerns. This "doctor" literally told me she didn't care while I described my symptoms to her. Save yourself the misery and just go to Anchorage.
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A close friend of mine--a medical professional, DPT degree, highly respected and in need of a neurologist had an appt to see Dr. Jessen as a new patient, and was 2 min late. Two minutes you guys! TWO. The new patient paperwork was completed and yet she was refused to be seen that 30 by the front...more
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Had a new patient appointment w/Dr. Jensen. Was 2 min late to appointment -- TWO MINUTES ONLY -- and was told You'll have to reschedule b/c the doctor is very strict w/her time. TWO. MINUTES. Really? Wow. Will not be rescheduling, needless to say.
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