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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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteopenia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

73  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Jacobi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jacobi

2.6

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
28.571428571428573%
(6)
4 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
3 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
2 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
1 Star
47.61904761904762%
(10)

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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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Dan P. in West Des Moines, IA – Jun 13, 2017
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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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MJ in Des Moines, IA – Apr 16, 2017
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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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Gloria in West Des Moines, IA – Apr 14, 2017
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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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Grimes, IA – Feb 23, 2017
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Dr Jacobi does not seem to like to be asked any questions and, in my opinion, demonstrates defensiveness and even some hostility when questions are asked. The type of questions I am referring to are basic ones to help with my comprehension of my condition and not of the nature of challenging the...Read More
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Urbandale, IA – Feb 22, 2017
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