Dr. Karen Jacobs, DO

Dr. Karen Jacobs, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Karen Jacobs, DO is a family medicine specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from MI STATE UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED in 2002 and specializes in family medicine and osteopathic manipulative therapy.

1720 Manatee Ave E

Bradenton, FL 34208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Jacobs' Experience

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

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians**

18  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Munson Medical Center Family Practice Residency
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Munson Medical Center Family Practice Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jacobs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Karen Jacobs, DO
Absolutely the best in every way, Dr Jacobs has my total trust and confidence!!!
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Lakewood Ranch, Fl – Aug 13, 2017
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My Husband and I see Dr.Jacobs and have been very impressed. She is compassionate and knowledgeable. I have a serious condition that was identified by her and I was able to get to a specialist for treatment. What I have is identified with PCP's in less than 10% of the cases, due to it being so...Read More
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Bradenton, FL – Mar 23, 2017
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Saw these reviews when I googled to find Dr. Jacobs's new # and was shocked. My daughter and I found Dr. J to be the MOST thorough, compassionate, intelligent family care provider in all of Hillsborough. My daughter had been misdiagnosed with a horrible condition at a specialist's ofc. I took her...Read More
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Atty Mom in Tampa, FL – Apr 22, 2016
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Dr Jacobs was negligent in her care and treatment of my condition. Critical lab values indicated a life threatening situation yet she stated on one occasion, she missed seeing the labs because of a death in her family. On another occasion she failed to notice critical lab results altogether. My...Read More
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Tampa, FL – Mar 21, 2016
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One of the most incompetent Dr's I have ever used. Bad habit of blaming others for her mistakes. Very different once she walks out of the exams room.
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