Dr. Robert Jenkins, MD

Dr. Robert Jenkins, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Robert Jenkins, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

8144 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 800

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

(214) 540-0700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Jenkins'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jenkins "www.arthdocs.com Dr. Jenkins is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, lupus, gout, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoporosis, vasculitis, inflammatory muscle disease, and many other connective tissue diseases. He also will diagnose and treat bursitis, tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia, and other causes of musculoskeletal pain. If you would like more information, please visit www.arthdocs.com Rheumatology Associates can help you."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • NIH sponsored Medical Scientist Training Program Pre-Doctoral fellow
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Physician Volunteer of the Year- Arthritis Foundation, 1/2010
  • M.D., Ph.D.,
Media & Publications

Dr. Jenkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jenkins to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Jenkins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Jenkins acts like you are wasting his time, does not listen or care. His office staff is horrible. They cannot comprehend that an individual can actually have 2 insurance carriers, a primary and secondary insurance. Billind cannot manage to file insurance timely and they send you a statement...more
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The worst excuse of a doctor... very rude.. never allowed me to speak... not going to pay someone to be rude to me either! Would never wish this man on anybody!
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Doctor is a joke. If you have any kind of pain at all, good luck dealing with this sorry excuse of a doctor. Won't listen to your symptoms, has no regards for patient's best interest, and too afraid to actually help patients with anything. The office staff is rude, they seem like they have zero...more
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Horrible! He's rude, obnoxious, self-centered, and thank Heaven I changed Rheumatologists because he missed diagnosing my rheumatology arthritis as osteo arthritis! So I'm now with a new rheumatologist working on the correct RX to prevent further damage to my joints. You show up at your...more
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