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Dr. Robert Jenkins, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Jenkins

Dr. Robert Jenkins, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(214) 540-0700

Dr. Jenkins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jenkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Raynaud's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Raynaud's Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Arthritis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 co...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1992
Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Vanderbilt University
Internship Hospital
1986
Baylor University
Medical School
1984
Nih Sponsored Medical Scientist Training Program Pre-Doctoral Fellow
1981
Rice University
Undergraduate School
1992
1989
1987
1986
1984
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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

Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jenkins

2.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
15%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Doesn’t seem to care and doesn’t think outside the box. Last appointment left me in tears. Needless to say I’m on the search for a new doctor after a year and half of this same attitude.
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I've experienced everything that each person wrote. I have a history of stomach problems, perforated bowels and a very sensitive system that has gone into anaphylactic shock with aggressive medication changes. I expressed my concern about the meds he prescribe, he acted as though I didnt have a...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Jenkins via my PCP in 2014. He did additional lab work & so forth. I was diagnosed / w Fibromyalgia as we both went over the results. He knows about my other Health issues & He & / or The NP are normally on top of it, including other meds I'm taking. I have no problem / w Dr....Read More
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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...Read 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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