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About Dr. Alfred A Jacobs Jr

Dr. Alfred A Jacobs Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Louisville, KY. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Nephrology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Jacobs has received 1 award. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

University Of Louisville Kidney Disease Program

615 S Preston St
Louisville, KY 40202
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Specialties

Dr. Alfred A Jacobs Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Nephrology

    A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
    A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    8 Expertise

  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Urinalysis
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
  • Dialysis
  • Nephrology
  • Kidney Biopsy

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1982

  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Alfred A Jacobs Jr accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem IN Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA HIX
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Centene
    • Ambetter from MHS HIX
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • PHP Northern IN
    • PHP Select with Encircle
  • SIHO Insurance Services
    • SIHO Network
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

University Of Louisville Kidney Disease Program, 615 S Preston St, Louisville, KY
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