Dr. Michael Jacobs, MD

Dr. Michael Jacobs, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(32)
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Dr. Michael Jacobs, MD is a complex general surgical oncology specialist in Southfield, MI and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Saint George`s University / School of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in complex general surgical oncology, general surgery, and more.

22250 Providence Dr Ste 700

Southfield, MI 48075

Contact Information

(248) 559-5115

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Cyst Marsupialization
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Resection, Partial
  • Liver Resection, Total Left
  • Liver Resection, Total Right
  • Liver Resection, Trisegmentectomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Test
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Biopsy
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Michigan State U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Saint George`s University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Providence Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Providence Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jacobs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacobs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobs to family and friends
4.7
based on 32 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Jacobs' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in South Lyon, MI
I used Dr. Jacobs to repair a hernia about 5 years ago. I selected Dr. Jacobs after a long and thorough study of reviews by other people who had used him as a general surgeon. His overall approval rating was very close to five stars. My surgery was done at a Providence Hospital Outpatient...more
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in Detroit, MI
Dr. Jacobs preformed emergency surgery to correct another doctor's error. This was three years ago andI have had no intestinal issues. Thx Dr. Jacobs
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in Brighton, Michigan
Dr. Jacobs is absolutely wonderful. He is very kind, caring, and knowledgeable. He explained everything to me very clearly and answered all my questions. He listened to all my questions as well. He performed my laproscopic gallbladder surgery. He is great and I highly recommended him if...more
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in Novi, MI
Wonderful surgeon. Very knowledgeable; calm, explains everything and answers all the questions. Very warm and dedicated doctor.
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