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Dr. Robert Jacoby

Neurology
Minneapolis, MN
33 years experience male

Locations

Noran Neurological Clinic PA.

Minneapolis, MN

Address

2828 Chicago Avenue N, Minneapolis, MN
Directions

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Specialties
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Neurology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

11 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Usually Yes...: For some people Tylenol (acetaminophen) can help with muscle tension headaches. Don't take more than 2 grams (3 max) per day since that can cause liv... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Usually not serious: For the most part up to 5 small hyper-intense signals are considered in the normal range and can occur from lots of different causes. It could be a ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Old nerve damage: The EMG, where a needle is inserted into muscle tells the doctor how healthy the muscles are and if they are getting enough nerve signal. If there is... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Big question: Start with what kind of diplopia - horizontal, vertical or skewed. That will help tell you which eye muscles are involved. Pain with eye movement is... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Be happy!: It is probably not related to the shot - B12 injections usually don't work that quick. Either way it doesn't matter! The key is you are feeling bet... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
No: Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease where your immune system attacks nerves and nerve wires in your brain and spinal cord causing many differe... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Inflammation: The spinal tap is done to evaluate for infection, inflammation or overactive immune system. A protein of 66 is a little bit high and can be seen with... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Absolutely: Many drug screens look at classes of chemicals first and then there are specific tests that break that down further. There is always a confirmatory t... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Yes: 1. Bupropion SR 150 mg is a discontinued medication - check to see if you are on a different formulation 2. Bupropion can lower the seizure threshold... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Exercise is the best: It used be thought that bed rest was good for back pain, this really isn't the case anymore. Gentle range of motion exercises can dramatically decreas... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jacoby
Neurology 33 years experience
Stop!: For a tumor to cause headaches and tinnitus it usually has to be fairly large or in a critical area that you would have other neurological signs or sy... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Jacoby is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr. Jacoby. Working in a warehouse, on-the-job accidents (and subsequent drug tests) are a constant risk, and I take sudafed. Worry eased.
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

Washington University School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITAL & CLINICS
Completed 1993
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