License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Jacobs is Average. Dr. Jacobs has been reviewed by 41 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
Promptness 2.5
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
Bedside Manner 2.5
Spends Time with Me 2.5
Follows Up After Visit 2.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Jacobs, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Skin Cancer
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Education & Awards

Dr. Jacobs graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Jacobs has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital For Special Surgery 
  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 


  • French
  • Chinese
  • Cantonese

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael Ira Jacobs MD is a male Dermatologist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Michael I. Jacobs practice?
Dr. Michael Jacobs has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michael Jacobs practices Dermatology near New York, NY.
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