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Dr. Oscar Jenkins Jr, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Jenkins Jr

Asheville Cardiology Associates

5 Vanderbilt Park Dr Ste C Asheville, NC 28803

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Dr. Oscar Jenkins Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgia Regents U, Medical College in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.


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(828) 274-6000

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Dr. Jenkins Jr' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thrombolysis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins Jr performs Thrombolysis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins Jr performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins Jr treats Heart Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins Jr treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins Jr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins Jr treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Jenkins Jr' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Oscar Jenkins Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgia Regents U, Medical College in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1992
U Tex Hsc
Fellowship Hospital
1989
U Ala
Residency Hospital
1987
U Ala
Internship Hospital
1986
Georgia Regents U, Medical College
Medical School
1992
1989
1987
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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4.3

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1 Star
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