Dr. Charles Jacobs, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 62

Nephrology

Dr. Charles Jacobs, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Waterville, ME and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Jacobs has extensive experience in Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. He graduated from Brown University Medical School medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mainegeneral Medical Center and Redington - Fairview General Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Charles Jacobs, MD

Maine General Medical Center

149 North St Waterville, ME 04901 ()
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Dr. Jacobs is affiliated with Redington - Fairview General Hospital Skowhegan, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Jacobs

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Jacobs treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Jacobs treats other conditions, please contact the office at (207) 872-1293.

Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy

Glomerulonephritis and nephropathy are types of kidney disease caused by damage to the small blood vessels that filter the blood, either from long-term diabetes or other conditions such as lupus.Compare with other Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy specialists.

Dr. Jacobs is experienced in the area of Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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Nephrotic Syndrome
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Dr. Jacobs' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Dr. Jacobs accepts the following insurance:

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BlueChoice-ME PPO
Bronze (HMO Maine) POS
Bronze (Pathway Enhanced)-ME HMO
Bronze (Pathway)-ME POS
Bronze Blue Choice Chamber w/HSA-ME PPO Plus
Bronze Blue Choice w/HSA-ME PPO Plus
Bronze Blue Choice-ME PPO
Bronze Maine HMO
Bronze Maine Plus w/HSA HMO
Bronze Pathway Plus w/HSA-ME HMO
Bronze Pathway-ME HMO
Bronze w/HSA (HMO Maine) POS
Bronze w/HSA (Pathway Enhanced)-ME HMO
Bronze w/HSA (Pathway)-ME POS
Bronze X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Bronze X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Bronze X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Bronze X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Bronze X w/ HSA (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Bronze X w/HSA (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Bronze X w/HSA (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Bronze X w/HSA (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Catastrophic (Pathway Enhanced)-ME HMO
Catastrophic (Pathway)-ME POS
Catastrophic X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Catastrophic X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Catastrophic X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Catastrophic X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Choice-ME HMO
Gold (HMO Maine) POS
Gold (Pathway Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Gold (Pathway Network)-ME POS
Gold Blue Choice Chamber-ME PPO Plus
Gold Blue Choice-ME PPO
Gold Maine HMO
Gold Pathway-ME HMO
Gold X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Gold X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Gold X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Gold X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
HMO Maine-ME POS
Lumenos Group Plans-ME
Maine HMO
Maine Tiered Options Chamber-ME HMO
Maine Tiered Options-ME HMO
MaineHealth Healthy HMO
MaineHealth Healthy Saver
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Chamber-ME HMO
Pathway Enhanced Network-ME HMO
Pathway Enhanced-ME
Pathway Network-ME POS
Pathway X Enhanced Network-ME HMO
Pathway X Enhanced-ME
Pathway X Enhanced/Ind Guided Access ME
Pathway X Network-ME POS
Pathway X-ME
Pathway-ME
Pathway-ME HMO
Platinum Blue Choice-ME PPO
Platinum Pathway-ME HMO
Silver (HMO Maine) POS
Silver (Pathway Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Silver (Pathway Network)-ME POS
Silver Blue Choice Chamber-ME PPO Plus
Silver Blue Choice w/HSA-ME PPO Plus
Silver Blue Choice-ME PPO
Silver Maine HMO
Silver Maine Plus HMO
Silver Pathway Chamber Plus w/H.S.A-ME HMO
Silver Pathway Chamber Plus-ME HMO
Silver Pathway Plus w/HSA-ME HMO
Silver Pathway-ME HMO
Silver w/HSA (HMO Maine ) POS
Silver X (Off Exchange)-ME HMO
Silver X (Off Exchange)-ME POS
Silver X (Pathway X Enhanced Network)-ME HMO
Silver X (Pathway X Network)-ME POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Jacobs, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Waterville, ME and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Jacobs has extensive...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1992
U Mass Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Med Coll Penn
Residency Hospital
1987
Med Coll Penn
Internship Hospital
1986
Brown University Medical School
Medical School
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Awards

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What are Dr. Charles Jacobs, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Jacobs frequently treats Glomerulonephritis & Nephropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Jacobs specializes.

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Dr. Jacobs' office is located at 149 North St, Waterville, ME 04901. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Maine General Medical Center

Maine General Medical Center149 North St Waterville, ME 04901
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Practice

Mainegeneral Medical Center35 Medical Center Pkwy Augusta, ME 04330
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Jacobs is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Mainegeneral Medical Center

Augusta, ME

72% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Redington - Fairview General Hospital

Skowhegan, ME

87% Patients that would definitely recommend, 17% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)