Dr. Michael S. Jacobson, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 57

2701 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
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Dr. Jacobson's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

academic quality care in a private practice setting. personalised, and comprehensive. Dr J will work hard for you, but expects the patient to work equally hard by abiding by my instructions

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology, 1988
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  • Macugen® Injections
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
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  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
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Background Check for Dr. Jacobson

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
  • 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

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Jacobson MS, and Gagliano DA: Choroiditis, in Clinical Ophthalmology. Duane TD and Jaeger EA .eds. Harper Row, Philadelphia. 1991 Edition.
  • Schnitzer DB, Jacobson MS, Lakhanpal V, et al: Exudative retinal detachments in preeclampsia treated with systemic steroids. Southern Med J. 1990;83 (Supp.) :25-40
  • John V, Jacobson M, Grossniklaus H: Bilateral Choroidal Metastasis as the Presenting Sign of Small Cell Lung Carcinoma. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 5(8):1289, August 2010
  • Lakhanpal V, Dogra MR, Jacobson MS: Sympathetic ophthalmia associated with anterior chamber intraocular lens implantation. Ann Ophthalmol, 1991; 23: 139-143.
  • Jacobson MS, Gagliano DA, Cohen SB, et al: A randomized clinical trial of feeder vessel photocoagulation of sickle cell retinopathy; A long-term followup. Ophthalmology 1991; 98:581-585.
  • Gagliano DA, Jacobson MS, Labatka R: Conjunctival sickling sign, red cell density and irreversibly sickled cells in sickle cell hemoglobinopathy. Ophthalmology 1989; 96 (Supp.) :124.
  • Peachey NS, Gagliano DA, Jacobson MS, et al: A correlation of electroretinographic findings and peripheral retinal nonperfusion in patients with sickle cell retinopathy. Arch Ophthalmol, 1990; 108: 1106-1109.
  • Jacobson MS, Gagliano DA, Cohen SB et al: A randomized clinical trial of feeder vessel photocoagulation of proliferative sickle retinopathy; A ten-year followup. Ophthalmology 1989; 96 (Supp.) :113
  • Jacobson MS, Sharma YR, Cotlier E, et al: Diabetic complications in lens and nerve and their prevention by sulindac or sorbinil: Two novel adlose reductase inhibitors. Invest Ophthal Vis Sci, 1983; 25:1426-1429.
  • Jacobson MS, Sharma YR, Cotlier E: Inhibition of sorbitol formation in cultured human and rat lenses and rabbit sciatic nerve by sulindac and sorbinil. Invent Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1982; (Supp.) 22:34
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1982

Internship Hospital

Med College Va
Complete in 1983

Residency Hospital

University MD
Complete in 1987

Fellowship Hospital

University Ill Eye Ear Infirm
Complete in 1989
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Jacobson & Staff

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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