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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carolyn Jacob, Dermatologist is Excellent. Dr. Jacob has been reviewed by 88 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Carolyn Jacob, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • She has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Eczema
  • Laser Surgery
  • Liposuction (Lipectomy)
  • Melanoma
  • Osteoporosis
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Women's Health

Education & Awards

Dr. Jacob graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. She has 7 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Chicago, IL
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Jacob has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 
  • St Mary & Elizabeth Medical Center-Claremont Ca 

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Additional Information
Dr. Carolyn Jacob MD is a female Dermatologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Carolyn Jacob practice?
Dr. Carolyn Jacob has 2 office locations.
Dr. Carolyn Jacob practices Dermatology near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Skokie, IL.
See Chicago Dermatologists.