Dr. Ashok Jacob, MD

Dr. Ashok Jacob, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Ashok Jacob, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Annapolis, MD and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Med College/University Of Kerala in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.

166 Defense Hwy Ste 200

Annapolis, MD 21401

Contact Information

(410) 897-1941

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Jacob's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob treats Arthritis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Jacob treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Jacob treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Jacob treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Jacob's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
Rheumatoid Vasculitis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Offering compassionate care with the highest ethical standards. What's up Annapolis - Top Doctor 2013 Visit our website http://www.arheum.com for more details about our mission and philosophy.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2007
    University of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2005
    Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 1999
    Med College/University Of Kerala
    Medical School
    1999

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • English

Awards

Dr. Jacob's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacob

4.4

Based on 62 reviews

5 Stars
82.25806451612904%
(51)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(2)
3 Stars
1.6129032258064515%
(1)
2 Stars
1.6129032258064515%
(1)
1 Star
11.290322580645162%
(7)

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  • Staff friendliness
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I have been and am currently a patient of Dr. Jacob and I love him dearly as my doctor. I think he is very friendly, warm, and very good at his profession. I am very happy with him treating me and I also recommend him to others that I know whom are in need of a good Rheumatologist.
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I would and have recommended Dr. Jacob's to several friends. I'm 59 yrs. old and seen my share of Drs. over the yrs.. Driving an 18 wheeler for over 30 yrs. I've never came upon a Dr. that actually cares for his patients. A lot of Drs. put on a good act like they care but you can see this man...Read More
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Dr. Jacob's office is very nice and the office staff are friendly. Dr. Jacob is professional and was competent but didn't do much above what was expected, although granted, my condition is minor. However, I didn't feel like he took me seriously when I described symptoms, and forged ahead with...Read More
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Dr. Jacob is very professional and extremely knowledgeable. He gave me his full attention while listening to my questions and answered all of concerns very carefully and intelligently. he gave me great medical advice and suggestions. He is an extremely compassionate and honest doctor - the very...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Delaware
Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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