Dr. Robert Jacobson, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 71

5507 Congress Ave
Lake Worth, FL 33462
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Dr. Jacobson's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

JFK Medical Center
5301 South Congress Avenue
Atlantis, FL 33462
Good Samaritan Medical Center
1309 North Flagler Drive
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Jacobson

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Palm Beach Cancer Institute
5507 Congress Ave
Lake Worth, FL 33462
Palm Beach Cancer Institute
Palm Beach Cancer Institute - West Palm Beach
1309 N Flagler Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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    Dr. Jacobson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Jacobson's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Hematopathology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology, 1972
    • Hematology & Pathology, 1977
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anemia
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Pancytopenia
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Jacobson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1966

    Internship Hospital

    Johannesburg General and Baragwanath Hospitals
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Complete in 1970

    Fellowship Hospital

    Georgetown University Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Other Education

    Chief Resident, Georgetown Univ Dept. Of Medicine
    Complete in 1973
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Jacobson & Staff

    • English
    • Hebrew
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    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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    • Good Samaritan Medical Center

    • JFK Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Jacobson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobson to family and friends

    4 responses
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    Dr. Jacobson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    4 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 4 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Jacobson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    4 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Jacobson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Palm Beach Cancer Institute
    5507 Congress Ave
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 366-4100 (Office)
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    Palm Beach Cancer Institute
    Palm Beach Cancer Institute - West Palm Beach
    1309 N Flagler Dr
    West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    (561) 472-1274 (Office)
    (561) 472-1275 (Fax)
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    Palm Beach Cancer Institute
    1309 N Flagler Dr
    West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    (561) 366-4100 (Office)
    • Free Standing Surgery Center
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    Palm Beach Cancer Institute
    Palm Beach Cancer Institute - Altantis/Lake Worth
    5507 Congress Ave
    Lake Worth, FL 33462
    (561) 366-4100 (Office)
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