Dr. Jacob Estes, MD

Dr. Jacob Estes, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Jacob Estes, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in gynecologic oncology.Read his story

Ochsner Baptist - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center

2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 210

New Orleans, LA 70115
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Estes performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hysterectomy - Open
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Estes's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Estes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Estes "Dr. Estes, a gynecologic oncologist, recently joined the Ochsner team as section head of gynecologic oncology at both the Jefferson highway and Baptist campuses. A native of Louisiana, Dr. Estes did his undergraduate studies at LSU, and received his MD from LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He completed residency and fellowship training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he was on the faculty for 5 years. Dr. Estes has particular interests and expertise in the surgical and medical management of ovarian cancer as well as in complex robotic surgeries for both malignant and benign indications. In addition, he has experience in the identification and management of hereditary cancer syndromes, including those caused by mutations in the BRCA genes. He is currently accepting patients at both Benson Cancer Center as well as Baptist."


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1  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

41  Conditions Treated


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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Estes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Estes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Estes to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

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Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Estes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I went in to Dr. Estes office hurt and confused. My previous doctor handled my diagnosis very poorly and by the time I made it to him, I just wanted answers. Not only is his staff incredible, but the man himself is exactly what I needed in that situation. He took the time to explain the disagnosis,...more
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DR. Jacob Estes allowed his hands and mind to be used by GOD to save my life. God gave me a miracle and he used Jacob Estes to deliver that miracle to me. These type doctors are few and far between, and I had the privilege to have known this man as my physician and friend. Angela Kaye Catrett / UAB...more
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Provided detailed answers and reassurance through the course of my cancer treatment. Surgery was done with the most advanced technology allowing rapid recovery.
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