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About Dr. Douglas W Jacobson

Dr. Douglas W Jacobson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Santa Barbara, CA. He has 13 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Jacobson has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas W Jacobson is Great. Dr. Douglas W Jacobson has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Douglas W Jacobson is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Eye Specialists Of Santa Barbara

1919 State St Ste 303
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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Specialties

Dr. Douglas W Jacobson has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Expertise

    19 Expertise

  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Eye Disease (Diabetic Retinopathy)
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Eye Pain
  • Eye Exam
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  • Eyelid Diseases
  • Age-related vision loss (Presbyopia)
  • Vision Issues
  • Orbital Fractures
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Dry Eye Syndromes
  • Vision Disorders

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Reviews

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Four Stars

Dr sent time explaining everything that was going to happen during the procedure. All went well. Doing great today,

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The time the doctor spent with me was awsome. He was not rushed and the easiness of getting an appointment was great. A+ for overall experience. Thank you Dr. Jacobson!

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Dr. Jacobson is a wonderful eye physician and surgeon.

Dr. Douglas Jacobson MD, Ophthalmogist is an outstanding example of a compassionate and caring physician. He takes the time to listen. Dr. Jacobson is meticulous in his exam and expains things clearly. I have highly recommended Dr. Jacobson to friends and family.

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Dr Jacobson MD at Eye Specialists of Santa Barbara is fantastic!

Douglas Jacobson MD at Eye Specialists of Santa Barbara Really took time to listen to my concerns. He performed a meticulous exam. Dr. Jacobson explained everything clearly and answered all of my questions in a way I could understand. He even printed a copy of the plan for me to take home to review with my family. Overall an excellent experience. I am definitely recommending Dr. Jacobson to my friends and family.

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Two Stars
  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    13 Years Experience

  • Yale University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2005

  • University Of Washington Seattle

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Douglas W Jacobson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
  • Blue Shield California
    • Blue Shield CA Bronze Full PPO 4500
    • Blue Shield CA PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Eye Specialists Of Santa Barbara, 1919 State St Ste 303, Santa Barbara, CA

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