Dr. Tessy C. Jenkins, MD

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Dr. Tessy C. Jenkins, MD

Neurology | Female

Northwest Neurology Clinic 27200 Lahser Rd Ste 100, Southfield, MI 48034 Get Directions

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      3.3 based on 12 responses
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Jenkins' Office & Staff
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Neurology
      • Clinical Neurophysiology

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Jenkins' Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Clinical Neurophysiology
      • Neurology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Brain Disorders
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Confusion
      • Dementia
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Epilepsy
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Migraine
      • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Stroke
      • Traumatic Brain Injury

      Procedures Performed

      • Autonomic Testing
      • Balance Testing
      • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
      • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
      • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • EMG (Electromyography)
      • Management of VNS Devices for the Treatment of Epilepsy
      • Visual Evoked Potential (VEP)

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Jos / Faculty Of Medical Sciences

        Graduated in 1984

      • Internship Hospital
        Sinai Grace Hospital

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Henry Ford Hospital

        Completed in 1995

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Henry Ford Hospital

        Completed in 1996

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Jos

        Graduated in 1984

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Igbo
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurology
      • Board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurology
      • Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Jenkins' Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Jenkins

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      Dr. Jenkins says...

      I have a passion to facilitate the quality of medical care through effective treatment and health education for patients with neurological disease, especially in minority populations

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      Dr. Jenkins' Care Philosophy

      An educated patient is the healthiest patient. Health education is key to wellness.

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      Dr. Jenkins says...

      All patients are guaranteed aggressive neurological testing for the most accurate diagnosis.

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      Dr. Jenkins says...

      Fellowship trained in clinical neurophysiology

      Board certified in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology with added competency in Epilepsy Monitorin