Dr. Alan Jacobs

Neurology
New York, NY
31 years experience

Locations

Office

New York, NY

Address

120 E 56th St Rm 1040, New York, NY
Directions

Office

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Specialties
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Neurology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

32 Answers
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A member asked:
Dr. Alan Jacobs
31 years experience Neurology
Prolactin : Prolactin measurements are easily elevated by other factors such as nipple stimulation or sexual activity the night before the test. You 2 values may ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jacobs
31 years experience Neurology
Likely: The groin pain likely localizes the source of your pain to the sacral nerve roots, and, depending on the time course and severity, deserves a work up ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jacobs
31 years experience Neurology
It depends: A memory specialist needs to decide, based on your age, the time course and any other symptoms, what the cause is. For example, stroke, infection of ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Jacobs is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jacobs is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I get migraines all the time on my right side around my eye socket
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Thank doctor. Sounds like I need to get this checked out.
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Duke University School of Medicine
Graduated 1989MD

Medical/Graduate school

Duke University School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

New York Presbyterian Hospital
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