Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 63

4927 Auburn Ave Suite T50
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Dr. Jacobson's Experience

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Dr. Jacobson's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Jacobson Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Jacobson Treats

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Hospital Quality

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Suburban Hospital
8600 Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving Street North West
Washington, DC 20010

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Appointments & Offices

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4927 Auburn Ave Suite T50
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Washington Brain and Spine Institute
100 Irving St NW
Washington, DC 20010
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    Dr. Jacobson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 1988
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Neuroplasty
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Jacobson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    George Washington University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    George Washington University Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Jacobson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Jacobson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Jacobson has admitting privileges:

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    • MedStar Washington Hospital Center

    • Suburban Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Jacobson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobson to family and friends

    25 responses
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
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    24 responses
    below
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 24 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Jacobson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    25 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    25 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    25 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    4927 Auburn Ave Suite T50
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 718-9611 (Office)
    (301) 718-2979 (Fax)
    B
    Washington Brain and Spine Institute
    100 Irving St NW
    Washington, DC 20010
    (202) 877-5111 (Office)
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