Dr. Jennifer M. Jolley, MD

Dr. Jennifer M. Jolley, MD

Dr. Jennifer M. Jolley, MD

Languages: English, French, Spanish
Fax: (410) 323-9525

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Specialties
  • General Surgery
Conditions I Treat
  • abdominal abscess
  • abdominal adhesions
  • abdominal wall defect
  • benign neoplasm of skin
  • biliary colic
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Procedures I Perform
  • abdominal surgery
  • abdominal wall reconstruction
  • appendectomy
  • cecostomy
  • cholecystectomy
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About the Provider

Jennifer M. Jolley, MD is a board-certified surgeon and member of the General Surgery department at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital. She is fellowship trained in advanced gastrointestinal surgery and minimally invasive surgery, specializing in a variety of laparoscopic surgeries such as abdominal wall hernia repairs and foregut procedures.

In addition to pursuing her clinical career, Dr. Jolley has published articles and book chapters that focus on various topics in laparoscopic surgery. She has given oral and poster presentations on subjects ranging from laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair in the emergency setting to different techniques in bariatric surgery. She is also a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Surgeons and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES).
Prior to medical school, while playing professional basketball abroad, she worked in Arras, France as a nurse's aide at the Centre Hospitalier D'Arras. During her time as a medical student, she volunteered in Ghana for Project C.U.R.E. as a clinic healthcare provider.

Her philosophy of patient care is based upon compassion, efficacy and teamwork. She focuses on giving patients the highest quality of care while guaranteeing their participation in managing their own medical condition. She believes that knowledge empowers patients to make better decisions regarding their own care. She strives to treat each patient to the best of her ability while ensuring that both patients and their loved ones comprehend their disease process and the different possible methods of treatment.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: University of Nebraska Medical Center (2015)
  • Residency Program: Rush University Medical Center (2014)
  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Columbia (2009)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Surgery, Surgery
Presentations

  • "The utility of laparoscopy in exploring all groin hernia spaces – A retrospective analysis." Presented abstract in Student Paper Competition at Missouri Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 40th Annual Professional Meeting, Lake Ozark, MO. June 15-17, 2007.
  • "Paraesophageal hernia repair in the emergency setting: Is laparoscopy with the addition of a fundoplication the new gold standard?" Presented research at Emergency/General Surgery Session at SAGES 2015 Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN. April 15-18, 2015.
  • "Resident involvement in laparoscopic procedures does not worsen clinical outcomes but may increase operative times and length of hospital stay." Presented research at Outcomes and Complications Session at SAGES 2015 Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN. April 15-18, 2015.

Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


Practice Locations
  • 5601 Loch Raven Boulevard
    GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPTIAL
    Baltimore, MD 21239
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  • 5601 Loch Raven Boulevard
    GSH SMYTH BUILDING
    Suite G1
    Baltimore, MD 21239
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Awards
  • Over the Top Doc Award, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, May 2017