Dr. Teresa Jacobs

Internal Medicine
Bellevue, WA
38 years experience

Locations

Office

Bellevue, WA

Address

1540 140th Ave NE, Suite 200, Bellevue, WA
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Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Teresa Jacobs
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
A : A breath hold of 10 seconds or more during sleep is called apnea. Being overweight and drinking alcohol can make these worse. If the pauses happen f... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Teresa Jacobs
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
It : It is really a good step that you have tried to improve your sleep hygiene first. Your trouble sleeping sounds like it does need to be evaluated by a... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Teresa Jacobs
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
If : If you are going to bed after 9pm, the program that you describe shouldn't be a problem. You did not mention the time you go to bed and the time you ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Teresa Jacobs
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Reducing : Reducing tobacco is a good first step to help snoring. Tobacco smoke inflames the tissues in the back of the throat, but you may have to avoid it lon... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A member asked:
Dr. Teresa Jacobs
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Non-refreshing : Non-refreshing sleep can be associated with sleep apnea. So can many other daytime symptoms and some health complications. It is an important medica... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Teresa Jacobs
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
It : It sounds like this may be a new problem for you. First, check that you have not increased your consumption of caffeine, especially in the evening. ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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3
Recommendations
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Thank you notes
Dr. Michael Schiesser
Dec 2, 2012
I have been in the medical community in this area since 1994, and share an interest in sleep medicine. Few Sleep physicians that I have encountered are as detailed and curious about arriving at a diag...Read More
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jacobs is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jacobs is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1985MD
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