Dr. Benjamin Jacobs III, MD

Dr. Benjamin Jacobs III, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. Benjamin Jacobs III, MD is a cardiology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from TULANE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1968 and specializes in cardiology.

4200 Houma Blvd Fl 2

Metairie, LA 70006

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • TULANE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • VA Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacobs III' Reviews

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Dr. Jacobs III' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT
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