Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD

Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD

Dr. Jeff Jacobson, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 202-444-8993

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Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
Conditions I Treat
  • acoustic neuroma
  • acromegaly
  • aneurysm
  • arteriovenous malformation
  • berry aneurysm
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About the Provider

Jeff Jacobson, MD, a highly respected neurosurgeon in the Washington metropolitan area for more than 34 years, is a professor in the Department of Neurosurgery. He will be seeing patients at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and in Chevy Chase, Maryland. He, most recently, was adjunct professor of Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins and chief of Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Suburban Hospital. Dr. Jacobson specializes in both cranial and spinal surgery and is a leader in developing a program for intra-operative imaging and computer navigation.

Dr. Jacobson’s credentials include:

  • Medical Degree: George Washington University
  • Residency: George Washington University
  • Faculty Positions: George Washington University, Georgetown University, and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Dr. Jacobson’s areas of expertise include:
  • Brain tumors, including skull-based
  • Cervical disc replacement (arthroplasty)
  • Image guided lumbar and cervical fusion
  • Lumbar and cervical disc surgery
  • Spinal cord tumors
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Trigeminal neuralgia

Education
  • Residency Program: George Washington University Hospital (1983)
  • Internship Program: George Washington University Hospital (1978)
  • Medical School: George Washington University School of Medicine (1977)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


Practice Locations
  • 5454 Wisconsin Avenue
    Suite 1100
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815
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  • 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest
    Washington, DC 20007
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Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital