Spotlight on new faculty - Meet M. Layne Jenson, M.D.

M. Layne Jenson, M.D., assistant professor of orthopaedic sugery, is among the many new faculty members at UNMC.

Name: M. Layne Jenson, M.D.

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M. Layne Jenson, M.D.
Title: Assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery

Specialty: Pediatric orthopaedic and spine surgery.

Dr. Jenson's areas of focus include:

  • Scoliosis;
  • Hip dysplasia;
  • Pediatric and adolescent sports injuries;
  • Limb deformity; and
  • Trauma.

Medical school: Texas Tech University School of Medicine, Lubbock, Texas, 2005

Residency: Orthopaedic surgery residency, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, 2010

Fellowship: Ryerson Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern School of Medicine, Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, 2011

Memberships: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Clinic hours/phone number:

Durham Outpatient Center:

  • Wednesday, 1 to 4 p.m.

Children's Specialty Pediatric Center:

  • Monday, 1 to 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, 8:15 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Friday, 8:15 to 11:30 a.m.

For appointments at the Durham Outpatient Center, call 402-559-8000 and for the Children's Specialty Pediatric Center, call 402-955-6300.


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