Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD

Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Kans State U in 1979 and specializes in infectious disease medicine and allergy & immunology.

9420 Key West Ave Ste 202

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

(301) 315-9515

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Jacobs' conditions and procedures:

Asthma
Bronchitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Hives
Pulmonary Disease
Rash
Skin Infections

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Biography

Dr. Ruth Jacobs, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Kans State U in 1979 and specializes in infectious disease medicine and allergy & immunology.

Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1991
Va/Washington Hosp Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Nih
Fellowship Hospital
1983
U Nebr
Residency Hospital
1980
University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Medical School
1979
Kans State U
Medical School
1991
1985
1983
1980
1979

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2.7

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I never leave bad reviews, but I feel like this time is warranted. I don't have any faith in Dr. Ruth Jacobs' diagnoses, and when I ask her follow-up questions so I can better understand what she's saying, she seems completely frustrated with me. I definitely won't be returning, this felt like a...Read More
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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...Read More
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