Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, Clinician Educator


Derek Jenkins, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics in the Department of Orthopaedics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Jenkins specializes in adult reconstruction of the hip and knee and is board certified. 

Dr. Jenkins graduaed from Darthmouth Medical School and completed his orthopedic surgery residency training at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. He did a fellowship in Adult Reconstrcution at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. 

Dr. Jenkins practices at University Orthopedics, Inc. and specializes in adult reconstruction of the hip and knee, with a focused interest in primary surgery including direct anterior total hip replacement, gap balanced total knee replacement, and partial knee replacement; outpatient total joint replacement without the need for an overnight hospital stay; hip and knee preservation, young adult hip and knee, hip and knee arthroscopy, hip and knee osteotomies, treatment of avascular necrosis, fracture treatment of the hip and knee, and revision hip and knee surgeries including the treatment of infected, failed, or painful joint replacements.

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