Dr. George Jacobs

Cape Coral. FL, FL
62 years experience male

About

Bio

Professor and Chairman Emeritus. Hackensack University Medical Center of the New Jersey Medical a School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Languages spoken

German, Italian

Doctor Q&A

137 Answers
14 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Jacobs
62 years experience Neurosurgery
Ask a specialist : Consult an orthopedic or neurological surgeon who is a sine specialist. No one can answer your question without examining you, your x-rays and perhaps ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Jacobs
62 years experience Neurosurgery
Get your terminology: I have no idea what you mean when you say that you have spondylisis.. Spondylosistheses is a specific spinal deformity caused by a developpemental pro ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Jacobs
62 years experience Neurosurgery
It depends: If you have no unusual pain when you exercise as you describe there is no reason to worry if you continue.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jacobs is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Jacobs is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you for your response, I will be seeing my neurologist in a few days and she will hopefully be able to give me more information.
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Thanks y'all. Yes I'm diabetic. Controlled,too. I've seen a podiatrist and neurologist. They only keep upping the Neurontin. Don't help.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I too have this and im constant pain.going to make an appointmentWsurg

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York upstate Medical University, NY
Graduated 1958MD

Affiliations

Fellow American College of Surgeons
Fellow Scoliosis Research Society
Fellow Cervical Spine Research Society
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