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Dr. Susan Jacobi, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 58

Dr. Jacobi

Dr. Susan Jacobi, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Urbandale, IA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(515) 270-7222

Dr. Jacobi accepts the following insurance:

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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
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • 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 27 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
1989
Vanderbilt University
Residency Hospital
1986
Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School
1992
1989
1986

Awards

Dr. Jacobi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacobi

2.8

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
33.333333333333336%
(8)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(2)
3 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(2)
1 Star
45.833333333333336%
(11)

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Quote. "I don't have time to treat you when I could be helping people with RA or MS. Plus I can't do anything to help you anyway. " Unbelievable. Shouldn't be a health care provider with her attitude.
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I only had positive experiences with Dr Jacobi. She’s highly competent, extremely compassionate and a pleasure to have as a doctor.
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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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