Dr. Nelson Jenkins, MD

Dr. Nelson Jenkins, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nelson Jenkins, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Shelby, NC. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

807 Schenck St Ste 3

Shelby, NC 28150

Contact Information

(980) 487-2340

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hand Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
normal
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Jenkins does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jenkins has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Jenkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jenkins to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Jenkins' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Shelby, NC |
Dr.Jenkins is very nice, thorough , gives you options & doesnt pressure for you to do surgeries. i felt very comfortable with him & his expertise & his advise on my hands & fingers .
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Jenkins accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Jenkins has admitting privileges

Carolinas Healthcare System Cleveland
201 E Grover St
Shelby, NC 28150
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Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
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