Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD

Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4927 Auburn Ave Fl 7th

Bethesda, MD 20814

Contact Information

(301) 718-9611

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Jacobson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobson treats Myelopathy more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobson treats Spine Disorders more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Meningiomas
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobson treats Meningiomas more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

Dr. Jacobson's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

George Washington University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1977
George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
Medical School
1977

Awards

Dr. Jacobson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacobson

3.7

Based on 23 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
30.434782608695652%
(7)

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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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o Dr Jacobson has operated on my upper spine (neck area) 20 yrs ago and lower spine recently. He is an excellent surgeon and I am totally confident in entrusting my "spine issues" to him. o He is straightforward with patients, assuring that they and families are well aware of procedures, options o...Read More
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Be careful if you are considering spine surgery with this doctor. He performed a fusion on me.He damaged the nerves in my spine on the "good" side of my body.This was not a surgical complication, it was a surgical error, as I had no symptoms on the left before the surgery. He indicated the nerves...Read More
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Dr. Jacobson is a very caring and highly skilled neurosurgeon. He thoughtfully and honestly answered my many questions before and after surgery. His extensive experience and brilliant surgical skills were particularly obvious the evening of my procedure, when I awoke with none of the potential...Read More
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Be aware: Dr. Jacobson's office is likely to mess up the scheduling of your appointment. I have had numerous and time-consuming conversations with Vida Rosner in his office and she never gets the appointments right.
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Dr. Jacobson is a very experienced and caring physician. He listens very attentively, did a thorugh examinaton, asks for MRI to support his finding, discusses all options, and gaves one a chance to try the less invasive options and finally, if required, performs the minimal surgery to correct the...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Suburban Hospital

Bethesda, MD

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