Dr. Bruce Jacobsen, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Bruce Jacobsen, MD

Save

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

Kaiser Permanente Head/Neck 280 Hospital Pkwy Bldg B, San Jose, CA 95119 Get Directions
(408) 972-6580

Learn about this Doctor

Care Philosophy

Dr. Jacobsen specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat and practices in San Jose, CA. He practices at 1 location.

Are you Dr. Jacobsen? Add your own statement here.

Read more

Dr. Jacobsen's Experience

93Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Jacobsen's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

42
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

14
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Jacobsen

Dr. Jacobsen accepts 3 insurance carriers

Dr. Jacobsen's Reviews

Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobsen to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total surveys
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (3)
  • Helpfulness
     (3)
  • Staff
     (3)
  • Scheduling
     (3)
Experience with Dr. Jacobsen
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (3)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (3)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (3)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (3)
Dr. Jacobsen's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (3)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (3)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (3)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (2)
Have you seen Dr. Bruce Jacobsen, MD?
Are you Dr. Jacobsen?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!
Get started today!

Compare Dr. Jacobsen

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 198 matches
×

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Why It Matters: Dr. Jacobsen's Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Otolaryngology

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

Procedures Performed

  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

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

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1976

  • Internship Hospital
    Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center

    Completed in 1977

  • Residency Hospital
    Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center

    Completed in 1981

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    What is a recognized doctor
  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Jacobsen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

Dr. Jacobsen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Jacobsen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your free profile.

×

Dr. Jacobsen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Jacobsen

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Jacobsen's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Jacobsen

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients