Dr. Leo Jacobs, MD

Dr. Leo Jacobs, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 82
(9)
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Dr. Leo Jacobs, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Barrington, IL. He is 82 years old and has been practicing for 55 years.

901 Fox Glen Ct

Barrington, IL 60010

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
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more than 39% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
8

Conditions Treated

  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar I Disorder
  • Bipolar II Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Hypomania
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Diseases
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Procedures

  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.

Education

  • Universite Catholique De Louvain, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • John Gaston Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Ill State Psychology Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Castle Connolly Best Doctors, Current
  • Patients Choice Award, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Jacobs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacobs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobs to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Jacobs' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Lake Zurich, IL |
This "doctor" started doubling the dosage of my medication until it was 16x the original concentration. At that concentration, there are serious side effects that could occur--did he tell me? Nope. After seeing him for several months and notifying him that the prescriptions he gave me were...more
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in Barrington, IL |
Initially I liked Dr. Jacobs, but after several appointments he continued to focus on the same things over and over. Then, on my last appointment with him, he confused me with another patient. I told him, I wasn't the woman he thinks I was. Pointed to the chart, and several times argued with him...more
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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