Dr. Robert J. Jacobson, MD

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Dr. Robert J. Jacobson, MD

Hematology | Male

Florida Cancer Specialists 1309 N Flagler Dr, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Get Directions
(561) 366-4100

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Dr. Jacobson specializes in Hematology and practices in West Palm Beach, FL. He practices at 3 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Oncology

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    • Hematology
    • Hematology & Pathology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Leukemia
    • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
    • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Eye Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemophilia
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Purpura
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis

    Procedures Performed

    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Thoracentesis

    Background Check

    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Jacobson has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (10/16/2014)
      • Amount or Range: $450,000.00
      • Nature of Complaint: PALM BEACH COUNTY
      • State: Florida
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      Board Actions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences

      Graduated in 1966

    • Internship Hospital
      Johannesburg General and Baragwanath Hospitals

      Completed in 1968

    • Residency Hospital
      Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore

      Completed in 1970

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Georgetown University Hospital

      Completed in 1972

    • Other Education
      Chief Resident, Georgetown Univ Dept. Of Medicine

      Completed in 1973

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Hematology
    • Board certified in Hematology and Hematology & Pathology
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients