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Pediatric Specialist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
25 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(28)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Regina Jakacki is Excellent. Dr. Jakacki has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Regina Jakacki, MD is board certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Medulloblastoma)
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Palliative Care

Education & Awards

Dr. Jakacki graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. She has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Jakacki has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • UPMC South Side 
  • Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC Health System 

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Additional Information
Dr. Regina I Jakacki MD is a female Pediatric Oncologist, has 25 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology.
Where does Dr. Regina I. Jakacki practice?
Dr. Regina Jakacki has 4 office locations.
Dr. Regina Jakacki practices Pediatric Hematology-Oncology near Pittsburgh, PA.
See Pittsburgh Pediatric Specialists.