Kenneth Jurist, M.D.

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.6 out of 5
81 Ratings
65 Comments

Education:

  • Medical School: The University of Maryland
  • Residency: The Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York
  • Fellowship: The Center for Sports Medicine and Health Fitness in Illinois

Dr. Kenneth A. Jurist is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who has specialized fellowship training in Sports Medicine.  He came to the Nacogdoches area in 2012, however has been practicing medicine since 1986. He is licensed in the State of Texas and Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. While focusing primarily on problems of the shoulder and knee, Dr. Jurist treats most of the injuries that athletes and active individuals encounter at Performance Orthopedics office in Nacogdoches, TX. He routinely sees patients of all ages from the adolescent to the mature athlete.

Dr. Jurist is a Co-Director of the Total Joint Program at Nacogdoches Medical Center and has privileges at both local hospitals in Nacogdoches, TX. In 2005, Dr. Jurist was appointed to become an oral board examiner for The American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and has been directly involved in the training of orthopedic surgery residents, medical students, physician’s assistants, nurses and athletic trainers.

Over the course of his career, Dr. Jurist has a long list of achievements, original research publications and scientific presentations in the field of orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, some of which have won very prestigious awards. From 1986-1988, he served as assistant orthopedic consultant to the Detroit Red Wings and The Detroit Pistons. He saw athletes from Macomb Community College as well as injured athletes from numerous area high schools. He participated in the medical coverage of the Detroit Free Press Marathon for several years.

Services:

  • Treatment for Joint Pain including the Knees, Shoulders, and Hips.
  • Treatment for Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Distal Biceps Rupture
  • Elbow Tendonitis
  • Ligament Reconstructions
  • Total Knee, Shoulder and Hip Replacements
  • Arthroscopic Surgery for the Knees and Shoulders
  • Tendon Problems such as Achilles Tendonitis and Rupture
  • Sports Injuries
  • Treatment of other Orthopedic Injuries resulting from falls, trips, and slips.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.6
Provider showed concern
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.6
Provider explained things clearly
4.6
Provider included you in decisions
4.6
Patients' confidence in CP
4.6
Likelihood of recommending this provider

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Sep 30, 2020
My primary care doctor did not send the referral by the time my appointment was scheduled and the office nurse was very helpful in resolving this issue and working me in the same morning.
Sep 30, 2020
Very compassionate of the problem from my primary care doctor and worked to resolve the problem so I could be seen the same morning.
Sep 27, 2020
I had a great experience. The staff was very kind and friendly as well as Dr. Jurist.
Sep 21, 2020
Everyone was very nice!
Sep 21, 2020
I very much appreciated the honesty Dr. Jurist gave me. The world needs more doctors like him. Was very pleased with his advice and recommendations.
Sep 21, 2020
Like I said before, everyone was great. Very nice and friendly.
Sep 13, 2020
very good staff
Sep 13, 2020
nurse very good
Sep 13, 2020
doctor great
Sep 13, 2020
good privacy practices
Sep 13, 2020
great care
Sep 5, 2020
Everyone was very courteous and helpful.
Sep 5, 2020
Dr was very thorough with exam and explaining upcoming procedure and therapy expected afterwards.
Sep 5, 2020
Dr Jurist bedside manner is great. Everything was explained thoroughly which helped me to understand everything about upcoming surgery
Sep 5, 2020
Great experience, office staff was very attentive and helpful
Aug 21, 2020
good
Aug 21, 2020
good
Aug 21, 2020
good
Aug 21, 2020
good
Aug 21, 2020
good
Aug 21, 2020
good
Aug 14, 2020
Dr jurist and his staff were very courteous and answered all my concerns with insightful information that I could understand,
Aug 12, 2020
loved the staff!!
Aug 12, 2020
Very good bedside manners.
Aug 7, 2020
Everyone was super nice and compassionate... so glad that we went with Dr. Jurist.
Jul 15, 2020
great staff.. seemed to be taking great safety precautions
Jul 15, 2020
liked how we stayed in car until they were ready
Jun 21, 2020
very good
Jun 21, 2020
staff and doctor were great
Jun 21, 2020
people very helpful
Jun 19, 2020
my experiences are very good. I get in and out quickly. the staff and doctor are nice
Jun 15, 2020
great group of staff!
Jun 15, 2020
Dr.Jurist is awesome
Jun 15, 2020
wonderful staff and office.
Jun 15, 2020
great
Jun 5, 2020
All good
Jun 5, 2020
All good
Jun 5, 2020
All good
Jun 5, 2020
All good
Jun 5, 2020
All good
May 29, 2020
The office staff was Amazing. Judy was very patient in helping me when I got lost.
May 1, 2020
Great Doctor! Great Staff!
Apr 29, 2020
They are awesome would recommend 100 %. Words cannot express how appreciative and satisfied I am with Dr. Jurist and his staff .
Mar 21, 2020
The nurse ,doctor were very attentive, examined my limbs and explained options very well.
Mar 21, 2020
very attentive good eye contact when listening
Mar 21, 2020
Very pleased with Dr.
Mar 21, 2020
within an hour I was on my way home
Mar 21, 2020
very friendly. staff members.
Mar 15, 2020
Very happy.
Mar 15, 2020
Very good.
Mar 15, 2020
Very please.
Mar 15, 2020
For me very good attention.
Feb 27, 2020
Everyone was friendly and helpful.
Feb 23, 2020
Judy in the front office is amazing. Professional, helpful, goes out of her way to help patients. Can't say enough nice things about her.
Feb 21, 2020
good
Feb 20, 2020
I was a little nervous but all the staff made me feel better and was so nice and helpful
Feb 20, 2020
Great team in the office. Enjoyed my time there.
Feb 20, 2020
Yes the doctor talked to me about everything that would go on.
Feb 20, 2020
My time there was very good and wait time was very short.
Feb 20, 2020
While I was there we got all my meds right and all helped a lot.
Feb 20, 2020
I would tell anyone I know that needed y'all to please go there.
Feb 20, 2020
They were all very good to me and if I needed anything.
Jan 23, 2020
I liked the Dr. and assistant very much. Office staff was equally as nice during visit.
Dec 21, 2019
good experience. very nice staff. I would recommend!
Dec 12, 2019
positive experience throughout my visits. Dr Jurist answered all my questions. He was great in explaining and he takes time and not in a hurry. all the office staff treated me with respect and were kind.