Dr. Michael Jacoby, MD

Dr. Michael Jacoby, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Michael Jacoby, MD is a neurology specialist in Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in neurology.

1111 6th Ave # A100

Des Moines, IA 50314

Contact Information

(515) 358-0011

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

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

75  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacoby's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacoby to family and friends
20 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Jacoby's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I have gone to jacoby and first time he gave me med and overdosed me.... then as im getting to des moines for my hour srive they call mw and he isnt going to be in office be hw had other things to do... then when he was done down grading me he was gone out of office complety before i evn left ezam...more
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Dr Jacoby himself was nice, the one time I met him, but his nurse is rude, lies, and could care less about Dr Jacoby's patients. She is out of control and it is not worth it to go there and put up with this kind of behavior.
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the first time I met with Dr. Jacoby I left the office crying feeling like I was crazy or stupid or both. He even kind of laughed as he was telling me oh those symptoms could be lots of things and not even related to each other. after dealing with new symptoms, I went back against my better...more
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I had very good results with the office staff,,polite and friendly,,,nursing staff was very helpful with assisting with my needs,Doctor Jacoby was very polite and told me what was going on with my medical illness so I could understand them,The only thing i think the office could do is have a...more
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Horrible, I went to Ruan for and appt and arrived on time, I had to wait inline so was checked in about 9 minutes past my appt. I waited in the lobby for 20 minutes then the front desk staff notified me that Dr.Jacoby wouldn't see me and I would have to schedule another appt because I wasn't there...more
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