Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD

Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD

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Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

2351 Clay St Ste 513F

San Francisco, CA 94115

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Jacobson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobson treats Hypotension more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobson treats Hyperlipidemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobson treats Heart Palpitations more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Jacobson's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1972
Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1970
Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1969
Kaiser Foundation Hospital-South San Francisco
Residency Hospital
1968
Kaiser Foundation Hospital-South San Francisco
Internship Hospital
1967
University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Medical School
1972
1970
1969
1968
1967

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Jacobson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacobson

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
20%
(2)

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Jacobson provided me with an incorrect diagnosis, ignoring signs of a fatal heart condition that were obvious to other cardiologists.
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