Houston Dermatologist, Helena Jenkinson, MD

Helena Jenkinson, MD, specializes in general medical dermatology. Dr. Jenkinson completed her bachelor’s degree at the University of Washington in her hometown of Seattle. She earned her medical doctorate at the McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, where she was elected into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. She completed an internal medicine internship at the University of Texas in Austin and subsequently completed her dermatology residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center  and MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. She is a board-certified dermatologist.

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She is the author of numerous articles on topics including genetic diseases, infectious diseases, and cutaneous lymphomas. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Texas Dermatological Society, and the Houston Dermatological Society.

Dr. Jenkinson is an expert in skin cancer screening and management. Some of her other clinical interests include psoriasis, eczema, vitiligo, keloids, hidradenitis suppurativa, acne, and rosacea.

In her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, yoga, travel, and spending time with family.