Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD

Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1980 and specializes in infectious disease medicine and allergy & immunology.

9420 Key West Ave Ste 202

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

(301) 315-9515

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Jacobs' Experience

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Dr. Jacobs' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Allergy & Immunology, Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Allergy & Immunology

3  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

5  Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Infections

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • U Nebr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Va/Washington Hosp Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jacobs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jacobs' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jacobs to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Jacobs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Jacobs is a very knowledgeable and caring doctor who has always made time to address my concerns.
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It was humiliating to be her patient. She insulted me and offered no help but did charge a lot of money.
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My husband was under Dr. Jacobs care while he was a patient at Shady Grove Hospital. He was an extremely complicated patient,with a multitude of medical problems. Dr. Jacobs was truly dedicated to the challenge that he presented. We would see her early in the morning and late and night, leading...more
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