Dr. Deborah Jacobs, MD

Dr. Deborah Jacobs, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Deborah Jacobs, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

243 Charles St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Eye Infections
more than 79% of peers
more than 79% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 77% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jacobs "Dr. Deborah Jacobs is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist at Mass. Eye and Ear. She specializes in cornea and external diseases."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

21  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Prosthetic
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Newton Wellesley Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacobs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobs to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Jacobs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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