Gregory Jenkins was born in Van Nuys, California. During his father’s United States Air Force career, the family, lived in a variety of locations, including Okinawa, Japan; Hawaii; Georgia; New York; Texas; Mississippi; and Washington, D.C.
After moving to Newhall in 1966 and earning his associate degree as a student in the first graduating class at College of the Canyons, Dr. Jenkins transferred to UCLA. He graduated from the School of Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, and returned to California to complete his residency training in the UCLA Internal Medicine Program. He began his private family practice with offices in Newhall and Friendly Valley. Dr. Jenkins completed an additional residency training program in Occupational Medicine at the University of Cincinnati, School of Medicine, .
Dr. Jenkins is honored to have been voted “Best Family Practice Physician” in several local polls. He also served as Chief of Staff at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital and continues to contribute time as a member of the Medical Staff Executive Board to insure the highest quality of patient care in our local hospital. In addition, his practice, The Doctors’ Office, has been recognized by voters in local publications as “Best Family Practice Office," “Best Internal Medicine Office,” and “Best Urgent Care.”
As a volunteer to the Flying Samaritans of Mercy and to La Liga International, Dr. Jenkins enjoys the opportunity to fly to Mexico with other volunteers every six weeks to deliver healthcare supplies and provide medical care to needy patients at several clinics. He is able to utilize both his diagnostic and Spanish language skills while serving patients who have no access to medical care.
Dr. Jenkins is the father of a son and daughter, as well as a grandfather of two. He enjoys creating his home garden and vineyard, volunteering and performing in local theater productions, singing in karaoke venues, golfing, and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Jenkins appreciates the opportunity to live and be involved in the community where he is fortunate to practice medicine.
Dr. Jenkins’ philosophy and commitment to concerned, excellent medical care—delivered efficiently and conveniently available every day, and supported by superior customer service – has guided The Doctors’ Office since the establishment of the practice in 1979. Dr. Jenkins is a longtime supporter of a variety of college programs and scholarships as well as other important causes in the community.