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Dr. Ashok Jacob, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Jacob

Dr. Ashok Jacob, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Annapolis, MD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Med College/University Of Kerala in 1999 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(410) 897-1941

Dr. Jacob accepts the following insurance:

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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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
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • 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)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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
2005
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
Residency Hospital
2002
University Of Maryland
1999
Med College/University Of Kerala
Medical School
2007
2005
2002
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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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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