Dr. Jenkins is the co-director of the neurosurgery spine program and spinal oncology program at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He has a special interest in treating patients with minimally invasive surgery, spinal insatiability, trauma and spinal cord injury. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Jenkins is a member of the Congress of Neurosurgery, Society for Neuro-Oncology and fellow of the American College of Surgeons. During his career, he has patented the “Implanted Spinal Radiation Shield” and “Dynamically Reactive Flexible Ridig Spinal Support System.” He is a neurosurgery member of the NLF Retired Player’s Spine Treatment Program and the rapid response team for the New York Jets. He earned his medical degree at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and completed his residency in neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Hospital. His additional training includes a fellowship in spine and neurosurgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.