Dr. Bruce Jacobs

Family Medicine
Bellefonte, PA
male

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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: Pennsylvania

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
If viral load and: hep C Ab are negative x 2, you do not have hep C and other test was false positive.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
No,but the wax: buildup needs to be removed. See an ENT Dr or go to ER.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
You may have food: trapped in tonsillar crypts. Gargle w/cool salt water and use a water pik to remove or see your Dr.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you doctor, sometimes it helps to hear a professional view to stop worrying about what might be going on. Your answer is very clear, precise and addresses my con...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! You don't understand my question. I asked if by wearing these protection shoes (which have been reused by many many visitors), I could get foot fungus/HepatitisABC/HIV/...Read More
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Although I was told years ago that once my bout with sarcoidosis (lofengren's syndrome ) was gone, I would probably be free of problems. I think I just wanted reinforc...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey - School of Osteopathic Medicine, NJ
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

Underwood Memorial Hospital
Completed 1989

Affiliations

AAFP
American Board Of Family Medicine
The Hope Center of Wyoming Valley
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