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Dr. Samuel Gregory Jacobson MD and PHD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 40 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Dr. Samuel Jacobson has 3 office locations.
University City
Scheie Eye Institute
51 N 39th St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Samuel Jacobson is Good. Dr. Jacobson has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Bardet-Biedl Syndrome
  • Cataract
  • Color Vision Defects
  • Eye Diseases
  • Genetics
  • Hereditary Eye Diseases
  • Hereditary Optic Atrophies
  • Inherited Retinal Degeneration
  • Lazy Eye (Amblyopia)
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Leber Hereditary Optic Atrophy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Vision Disorders
  • Vitamin A Deficiency

Education & Awards

Dr. Jacobson graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Color Vision Defects
Leber Hereditary Optic Atrophy
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Retinitis Pigmentosa
Vision Disorders
Career development award (1980-1983) foundation fighting blindness
1991 scholar research to prevent blindness

Affiliations

Dr. Jacobson has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Hospital of the University of PA 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Jacobson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 19 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 5 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 20 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Samuel G. Jacobson practice?
Dr. Samuel Jacobson practices Ophthalmology near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Ophthalmologists.