The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson

Doctor and Patient

Dr. Arthur Jenkins discusses Bertolotti Syndrome as well as his extensive experience on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson. Dr. Jenkins and Dr. Johnson have an in-depth conversation about low back pain, past patient stories, and much more. Click here to listen to the podcast.

Coping with COVID: An Alternative to the Tie for Physicians

I am debuting a new post-COVID fashion statement: The necktie has been around since the 17th Century, when the cravatte was introduced as part of French military uniform, and has been changed, updated, and modified several times since then to the necktie as we know it today. One big problem with the necktie, at least…[read more]

COVID-19 Patient Safety Procedures at Jenkins NeuroSpine


We’re taking extra care — so you don’t delay your treatment. We understand there may be some concern about in-person appointments. We have those same concerns. We have put in strict safety protocols to protect our patients and staff to ensure that patients who require in-person appointments (such as a pre-surgical visit) do not need…[read more]

COVID-19 Update

We’d like to share some updates with you regarding COVID-19. Both of our locations (NYC and Greenwich, CT) are closed to patient appointments except in case of emergencies. The safety and wellbeing of our patients is our highest priority, which is why we are practicing strict hand hygiene, and taking heightened sanitary precautions advised by…[read more]

The 4 Most Often Missed Diagnoses in the Spine

Doctor and Patient

As a spine surgeon in an academic institution, I see a lot of the challenges that people face in trying to manage their back, neck, sciatica, pinch nerve, imbalance or other neurologic problems that may be referable to their spinal system.  Frequently, I get patients to see me because nobody else has been able to identify what their…[read more]