Maria Elena Jenkins, RN, MSN, FNP-C

Rheumatology

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
136 Ratings
121 Comments

Education:

  • Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi
    Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Stephen F. Austin State University
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Minor in Psychology
    University of Texas Health Science Center – Houston
  • Leadership in Nursing
    Nursing Residency with University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Licensure and Certification:

  • Texas Board of Nursing
    Family Nurse Practitioner                                               
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
    Family Nurse Practitioner
  • American Heart Association
    Basic Life Support Certification

Professional Memberships:

  • Texas Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing – Eta Omicron Chapter
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Special Skills:

Bi-lingual – Proficient in reading, writing and speaking Spanish

Community Involvement:

  • Stephen F. Austin State University Alumni Association member
  • SFASU Charter School PTO member

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.
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
4.8
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
4.8
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
4.8
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
4.8
Care provider concern for questions/worries
4.8
Patients' confidence in Care provider
4.9
Care provider spoke using clear language

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Sep 29, 2019
Very friendly & helpful.
Sep 25, 2019
My husband and I both use *Dr. Garcia & *Maria. They have a great bedside manner.
Sep 25, 2019
I have recommended this practice to many friends & family.
Sep 23, 2019
Always a good experience with *Dr. Garcia or *Maria Jenkins as well as the other staff.
Sep 18, 2019
Very good.
Sep 18, 2019
Great experience as far as a doctors office visit can go !
Sep 18, 2019
very pleased with doctors!
Sep 18, 2019
very pleasant staff.
Sep 18, 2019
Would highly recommend this office and doctors , and have done so.
Sep 5, 2019
Always professional. The Nurse Practitioner is excellent!
Aug 28, 2019
everyone was nice
Aug 28, 2019
I trust her
Aug 26, 2019
I have never had to wait long for my appointment
Aug 26, 2019
I have already recommended
Aug 24, 2019
Dr. Garcia and his staff are excellent. Friendly, professional and knowledgeable. I feel confident when I leave that I have a caring team behind my treatment.
Aug 13, 2019
good visit. had to wait but Maria took her time with me explaining my problems. hence did not mind waiting
Aug 13, 2019
like the easy manner of provider
Aug 13, 2019
good experience
Aug 12, 2019
Always helpful
Aug 12, 2019
I never have to wait. Visits are always close to on-time.
Aug 11, 2019
Excellent office staff; friendly and helpful.
Aug 11, 2019
Took the time to listen and discuss. I never feel rushed or dismissed when seeing them. I know I could call and would get a response and action on my needs.
Aug 11, 2019
i like that she stated back to me my comments and concerns so they were clear before she told dr. she definitely listened.
Aug 9, 2019
very good experience. dr. was friendly and kind and helpful. dr. listened to any concerns and gave wonderful advice that was very helpful
Aug 9, 2019
good experience
Aug 9, 2019
did not have to wait long at all
Aug 9, 2019
good experience
Aug 9, 2019
good experience. would recmmond you to anyone
Aug 9, 2019
good experience
Aug 8, 2019
staff were friendly
Aug 8, 2019
good experience!
Aug 8, 2019
great
Aug 8, 2019
good
Aug 8, 2019
good
Aug 3, 2019
evrything was great
Aug 1, 2019
Everything was great
Jul 30, 2019
staff was cheerful, outgoing, and helped put me at ease
Jul 29, 2019
Great visit with PA.
Jul 29, 2019
These people are great. I love them all. They treat me terrific. Very Very happy with them including the awesome staff.
Jul 29, 2019
They take their time explaining everything the way we can understand it. I will always use Dr. Garcia or Maria. I have had excellent experience, no complaints here.
Jul 28, 2019
I love Dr. Maria! I was seeing Dr. Garcia for 3 years then they got so busy Maria came on. I had an appointed and was told I would see her instead. wasn't that impressed at first but she was new. so next time same thing, dr. Maria. after the 2nd visit I loved her. thank you Dr. Maria
Jul 19, 2019
I'm very impressed with Dr. Garcia who I've seen twice and also Maria Jenkins, a PA who I've seen once. They are very professional, kind, knowledgeable and thorough. I highly recommend them!
Jul 12, 2019
no bad experience always nice and professional.
Jul 11, 2019
I enjoyed my visit with Maria, she explained everything very well, We discussed a new medication possibly, overall I was very pleased.
Jul 9, 2019
I have recommended this provider to 3 people already that have seen him and love him
Jul 9, 2019
Very pleasant experience!
Jul 9, 2019
Always very thorough, listens & understands my needs & very caring and compassionate!!
Jul 9, 2019
I have recommended this Dr. and team to many of my friends who are having similar issues and will continue to do so !
Jul 4, 2019
very friendly
Jul 2, 2019
Good
Jul 2, 2019
Good
Jun 29, 2019
All staff are super friendly.
Jun 5, 2019
good
Jun 2, 2019
Never had a bad experience, Staff always, courteous, friendly and on top of things.
Jun 2, 2019
Maria, always been courteous, friendly and put me as patient first including asking me questions of concern involving my health and future visits.
Jun 2, 2019
no bad experiences ever in the time I have visited Maria Jenkins, or Dr. Garcia in is office.
Jun 2, 2019
Was very friendly, courteous and concerned.
Jun 2, 2019
no bad experience.
May 29, 2019
Love my doctors and their staff!
May 29, 2019
Maria is wonderful. I like the way she listens to my suggestions and desires for my treatment path.
May 27, 2019
great bedside manner
May 24, 2019
efficient and effective
May 24, 2019
answered all of my questions, even have info about an issue not directly related to presenting issue
May 19, 2019
Good experience.
May 19, 2019
Good
May 19, 2019
Good
May 19, 2019
Good
May 19, 2019
Good
May 19, 2019
Good
May 14, 2019
Provider always takes time to explain everything and a plan for treatment is always satisfactory!
May 14, 2019
Liked office & doctor from the 1st time I went there. Recommended office to my sister. She is also a patient now.
May 14, 2019
No problems
May 14, 2019
Good
May 14, 2019
Good
May 14, 2019
Good
May 14, 2019
Good
May 14, 2019
Good
Apr 30, 2019
Maria is very professional and so very polite. She has a very caring attitude.
Apr 30, 2019
I love this clinic. They really care about your health and continued improvement. I feel very comfortable talking to anyone there.
Apr 30, 2019
Absolutely I will recommend this practice. I have recommended it often to friends and family.
Apr 21, 2019
Love *Dr. Maria.
Apr 21, 2019
Love *Dr. Garcia & *Dr. Maria.
Mar 29, 2019
I've never had a bad experience with Dr Garcia, or his staff. excellent service, excellent care.
Mar 29, 2019
I always have a good experience in this office and I have recommended it to others.
Mar 27, 2019
Maria is an amazing physician! She is so thorough and has helped me tremendously. Dr Garcia is terrific also as well as all the staff in their practice.
Mar 27, 2019
Nac Rheumatology is terrific! Friendly, compassionate, efficient & respectful staff!
Mar 21, 2019
They are always so friendly.
Mar 21, 2019
love the time she took with me and listened to what I had to say.
Mar 21, 2019
very satisfied with my visit
Mar 21, 2019
treated very professionally.
Mar 21, 2019
I always recommend this office.
Mar 19, 2019
Love this group everyone is always happy.
Mar 19, 2019
First time to see *Maria she was very nice fits in well.
Mar 19, 2019
First time to see *Maria she was very nice fits in well.
Mar 19, 2019
GREAT EXPERIENCE!!
Mar 14, 2019
The staff here are exceptionally professional and friendly.
Mar 4, 2019
everyone was very nice
Mar 4, 2019
I love Maria. She is very thurough in her exam and explanation of care. She is kind and thoughtful.
Feb 20, 2019
very good service .
Feb 13, 2019
everyone was nice
Feb 13, 2019
she did a good job
Feb 5, 2019
I got in the office at about 7:45am, my appt was at 8:00. I was called to the back at about 5-10 minutes later. She was good, seemed to care how I was doing.
Feb 5, 2019
Again I was treated great by all concerned.
Jan 22, 2019
It's all good
Jan 20, 2019
Always a pleasant experience!
Jan 12, 2019
Everyone is nice.
Dec 25, 2018
I can say nothing but good.
Dec 25, 2018
I have recommend your place to others.
Dec 17, 2018
Everyone there was very nice and respectful!
Dec 2, 2018
Very Good experience - love doctor and nurse practioner
Dec 2, 2018
great experience
Dec 2, 2018
good
Dec 2, 2018
Very informative and great bedside manner.
Dec 2, 2018
good
Dec 2, 2018
good
Nov 27, 2018
love my Rheumatologist
Nov 27, 2018
I always recommend them to others
Nov 27, 2018
very good
Nov 27, 2018
very professional
Nov 22, 2018
Maria is very helpful
Nov 11, 2018
She was excellent at explaining everything during the visit.