Franciscan Orthopedic Associates at St. Joseph

1608 S. J St. 4th Floor
Tacoma, WA 98405

Phone: 253-274-7504
Fax: 253-274-7994

Franciscan Orthopedic Associates - Gig Harbor

6401 Kimball Drive 2nd Floor
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Phone: 253-853-8810
Fax: 253-853-8820

Matthew Jenkins, MD

Matthew Jenkins, MD, is a fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in treating patients with shoulder and elbow problems including rotator cuff tears, arthritis, dislocations, fractures and other injuries. Dr. Jenkins also offers shoulder replacement as well as minimally invasive and arthroscopic surgical techniques.

Dr. Jenkins takes the time to educate his patients so they can understand and make informed decisions about their care. He listens to each patient’s goals and works in tandem with each patient to develop a custom treatment plan to best reach those goals.

Dr. Jenkins is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, as well as state and county medical associations.

Specialties: • Orthopaedic Surgery
• Sports Medicine
• Joint Replacement
Hospital: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Interests: • Bicep Injuries
• Clavicle Fracture
• Elbow Pain
• Elbow Problems
• Humerus and Scapula Fractures
• Minimally Invasive Surgery
• Outpatient Procedures
• Rheumatoid Arthritis
• Rotator Cuff Injury
• Shoulder and Elbow Trauma
• Shoulder Arthroscopy
• Shoulder Dislocation
• Shoulder Injury
• Shoulder Pain
• Shoulder Reconstruction
• Shoulder Replacement
• Shoulder Surgery
• Sternoclavicular Joint Injury
Medical School:University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Residencies:George Washington University Medical Center
Fellowships:University of Washington, Seattle, WA


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