Dr. R Jacob, MD

Dr. R Jacob, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. R Jacob, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1505 SW Archer Rd

Gainesville, FL 32608

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Jacob's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 29% of his peers

Dr. Jacob performs this procedure more than 29% of his peers

Spinal Fusion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob performs Spinal Fusion more than 25% of his peers

Dr. Jacob performs this procedure more than 25% of his peers

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacob performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Jacob performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Jacob's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. R Jacob, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Shands Hospital At The University Of Fl
    Internship Hospital
  • 1989
    Shands Hospital At The University Of Fl
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1983
    University Of Florida
    Medical School
    1983

Awards

Dr. Jacob's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacob

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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What People Say About Dr. R Jacob, MD
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Had lumbar surgery performed by Dr. Jacob in 2012.Have had disabling symptoms since, which I did not have before surgery.After surgery, tried to communicate with neurosurgery dept. and Dr. Jacob. After several MRIs, I was passed off to pain management dept, who after several spinal injections were...Read More
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