Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD

Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD

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Age 77
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Dr. Lester Jacobson, MD is a cardiology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 46 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

Contact Information

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
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)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
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
Hypotension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
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 46 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
    1972
  • 1970
    Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1970
  • 1969
    Kaiser Foundation Hospital-South San Francisco
    Residency Hospital
    1969
  • 1968
    Kaiser Foundation Hospital-South San Francisco
    Internship Hospital
    1968
  • 1967
    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1967

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Jacobson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacobson

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

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

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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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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO