David W Jenkins, DPM, FACFAS

Professor


David W Jenkins, DPM, FACFAS

Midwestern University
College of Health Sciences
Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine
Glendale Hall 328-16
19555 North 59th Avenue
Glendale, Arizona 85308

Office: 623-572-3457
e-mail: djenki@midwestern.edu

EDUCATION

B.S. Physiology University of California at Davis 1975
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine California College of Podiatric Medicine 1978
Residency Podiatric Surgery University of California at Davis 1979

RESEARCH

  1. Analysis and interpretation of data collected from Special Olympics International foot exams (Fit Feet) with ultimate goal reduced injuries and improved comfort and performance for the athletes.
  2. Historical review of Podiatric Medicine in sports medicine.
  3. The role of exercise in the management of diabetes from the clinical perspective of motivating the patient and provider education.
  4. Evidence based review of barefoot running.

Selected Publications

Jenkins DWThe Podiatrist as a Member of the Sports Medicine Team. Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery: April 2015  Volume 32, Issue 2, Pages 171-181 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cpm.2014.11.001

Jenkins DW, Cooper K, Heigh E: (2015) Prevalence of Podiatric Conditions Seen in Special Olympics Athletes: A Comparison of USA Data to an International Population. The Foot.  March 25 (1):  5-11  EPUB30-DEC-2014 DOI information: 10.1016/j.foot.2014.09.001

Jenkins DW:  Exercise and Diabetes: An Update II Podiatry Management, Volume 33(9): 119-126, 2014

Jenkins DW:  "Lower Extremity Conditions of Special Olympics Athletes" Podiatry Today, Volume 26 - Issue 4 - April 2013

Jenkins DW:  Exercise and Diabetes: An Update   Podiatry Management, Volume 31(9): 95-100, 2012

Jenkins DW, Cooper K, O'Connor R & Watanabe L.  (2012)  Foot-to-Shoe Mismatch and Rates of Referral in Special Olympics Athletes.  Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association 102(3):187-197

Jenkins DW:  Podiatric Conditions Found in the Special Olympics Athletes: Podiatry Management, Volume 31(4): 147-154, 2012

DW Jenkins and DJ Cauthon: BAREFOOT RUNNING: Claims and Controversies; A Review of the Literature:      Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association    101(3): 231, 2011. 

Jenkins DW, Cooper K, O'Connor R, et al:  Prevalence of podiatric conditions seen in Special Olympics athletes: structural, biomechanical and dermatological findings. Foot (Edinb). 2011 Mar;21(1):15-25. Epub 2010 Dec 3 

Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Part II: Pearls of Wisdom; Contributing Author; McGraw-Hill Companies. 2006.

Podiatric Medicine: Pearls of Wisdom; Contributing Author; Boston Medical Publishing Corp., 2001.

A Vincent and DW Jenkins Retained Digital Foreign Body After A Pellet Gun Injury, Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Volume 90: 103-106, 2000.

Editorial Dialogue:  Tenodesis.  Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Volume 86:193, 1996.

Reardon CM, Vande Kieft, SR, Jenkins, DWJuvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, a Literature Review and Pauciarticular Case Study.  Lower Extremity, Volume 3:237-250, 1996.

Ikerd, VM, Ikerd, F, Jenkins, DW: The Syme's Amputation:  A Correlation of Surgical Technique and Prosthetic Management with an Historical Perspective.  Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Volume 33:355-364, 1994.