Dr. Bruce Jacobson, MD

Dr. Bruce Jacobson, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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61 y/o
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Dr. Bruce Jacobson, MD is an internal medicine specialist in West Hills, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

Bruce A Jacobson MD

7301 Medical Center Dr Ste 404

West Hills, CA 91307
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Jacobson's Experience

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Dr. Jacobson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Jacobson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jacobson "Bruce A. Jacobson, MD graduated from USC with a B.A. in Psychology in 1979 and received his medical degree from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1983. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center in New Jersey. While still in his residency Dr. Jacobson received his medical license and moon – lighted as a part time Emergency Room Attending Physician. Upon completion of his residency program, he joined his father in a thriving private Family and Industrial Medicine Practice. His father retired in 1994 and ever since Dr. Jacobson has maintained a solo practice in Internal Medicine and is the Owner of Diet Doctors, specializing in weight loss treatments. Dr. Jacobson was a part time hospitalist from 1995-2003, Chief of Medicine twice at West Hills Hospital, served six years as Chairman of Utilization Committee, and presently is on the Physician Peer Review Committee. He has served as Chairman of Pharmacy, Transfusion, Tissue, & Pathology Committee and as a Qualified Medical Examiner for the State of California."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jacobson "As an internist I have been providing quality medical care for over thirty years in the West San Fernando Valley. I believe preventative measures are the best way to achieve a healthy life. I have one simple philosophy. Provide the best medical care and services to all of my patients all of the time."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Muhlenberg Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Certified By The American Board Of Internal Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Consumers Research Counsel of America America's Top Physicians, 2010
  • International Health Professional of the year 2004 in Internal Medicine by the International Biographical Center of Cambridge, 2004
  • One of the top primary care physicians in the nation, Castle Connolly medical, Ltd, and published in Town & Country Magazine, 08/2000
  • American Biographical Institute awarding the life Achievement award in Internal Medicine documented in the international prof, 2008
  • Consumer Research Council of America Excellence award for America's Top Physicians in the US in Internal Medicine, 2000-2010
  • The Leading Physicians of The World, Top Internist in West Hills CA recognized by the International Assoc of Internists, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Jacobson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacobson's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobson to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Jacobson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Jacobson is one of the finest physicians I have ever encountered. He is highly intelligent, kind and compassionate. His scope of knowledge is amazing. The office staff is courteous and extremely helpful. I am confident that I have the very best of medical care, and that confidence gives me...more
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Love this whole office everybody is friendly, professional and care.
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Very compassionate and professional, gives the time you need, very accurate
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