Dr. Tessy C. Jenkins, MD

Dr. Tessy C. Jenkins, MD

Neurology | Female | 55 years old

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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

Dr. Jenkins' Care Philosophy

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

Dr. Jenkins says...

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

Dr. Jenkins says...

Fellowship trained in clinical neurophysiology

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

Dr. Jenkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  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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Why It Matters: Dr. Jenkins' Board Certifications

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  • 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

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo

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Specialties

  • Neurology

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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