Dr. Susan Jacobi, MD

Dr. Susan Jacobi, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Susan Jacobi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Urbandale, IA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

8421 Plum Dr

Urbandale, IA 50322

Contact Information

(515) 270-7222

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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Dr. Jacobi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobi treats Osteoporosis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Jacobi treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobi treats Arthritis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Jacobi treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jacobi treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Jacobi treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Jacobi's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Amyloidosis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Familial Mediterranean Fever
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Susan Jacobi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Urbandale, IA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1992
    Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1989
    Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1986
    Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School
    1986

Awards

Dr. Jacobi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacobi

2.7

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
31.818181818181817%
(7)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
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3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
2 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(2)
1 Star
45.45454545454545%
(10)

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I need to leave credit where it is due. I've had my share of terrible experiences with doctors. Iowa Arthritis was booking 4-5 months out and I took first avail with Dr. Jacobi. I was apprehensive due to reading her reviews but went with an open mind. She listened to me, did a thorough exam, and...Read More
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Delightful, saw Dr. Jacobi with and for my Mom today. She was just perfect. Listened to the difficult time my Mom was having, consulted with us on the options. Performed a shot and adjusted prescriptions. Surprised after reading the reviews. 5 star.
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Dr. Jacobi has been wonderful in the frustrating process of getting a definitive diagnosis (seronegative RA). She always takes her time with me, listens to my concerns & questions & gives me many options & a say in my treatment regimen. She has recognized my frustration with this illness & is...Read More
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This is by far the worst doctor I have met. She treats people like trash. Has no interest in hearing your questions, concerns, or opinion. She is always on a hurry and so detach is like her body is there but her mind is somewhere else. If you need a Dr please find someone else don't waste your time...Read More
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I asked if she thought I'd get back to work,response, I don't have a crystal ball. When I cried she asked what's happening here?I have ra & my life felt like it was falling apart. She wanted my dr. To give me me the shingles shot after being on prednisone. (nearly4mo.) Sick nearly 3 weeks& no...Read More
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Locations

Iowa Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center

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