Dr. Arun Thankachan Jacob, MD

Dr. Arun Thankachan Jacob, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Arun Thankachan Jacob, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Iowa City, IA. He specializes in neurosurgery.

200 Hawkins Dr

Iowa City, IA 52242

Contact Information

(800) 777-8442

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Thankachan Jacob does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Thankachan Jacob's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thankachan Jacob

4.0

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(9)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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What People Say About Dr. Arun Thankachan Jacob, MD
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After having met with an accident in 2013 I was crippled and down on a wheel chair as a result of a shattered spine and severe brain injury.I underwent several surgeries but was still unable to walk and the pain unbearable.In 2015 I met with Dr Jacob and oct he performed a reconstructive spine...Read More
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