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Dr. Vinita Elizabeth Jacob MD is a female Internist, has 9 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vinita Jacob is Good. Dr. Jacob has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.3
  • Currently 2.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.6
  • Currently 2.5714285714286 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vinita Jacob, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • She has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Colitis
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diarrhea
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Jacob graduated from Albany Medical College.


Affiliations

Dr. Jacob has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • Health Plus - 3 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 3 plans
  • Evercare - 9 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • Healthfirst - 11 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Vinita E. Jacob practice?
Dr. Vinita Jacob practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near New York, NY.
See New York Internists and New York Gastroenterologists.