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Neurology

Mercedes P. Jacobson, MD

Specialties

Neurology

Distinctions
4.8
31 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
publications
ratings & reviews
about me
Clinical Interests
  • Epilepsy
  • Seizure disorders
  • Women's health in neurology 
Research Interests
  • Medically refractory epilepsy
  • Health care disparities in epilepsy
  • Clinical trials in epilepsy
Education
  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
Training
  • Fellowship, Epilepsy/EEG, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
Memberships
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
  • Philadelphia Neurological Society
Awards and Honors
  • Best Doctors in America®, Neurology, 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019-2020
  • Top Doctors, Neurology, Philadelphia magazine, 2015-2019
  • Erick Burton Osberg Award, Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania, 2017
  • Top Doc for Women, Philadelphia magazine
  • Best Doctors Award, Consumer’s Research Council, 2003-2017
  • Shining Star Award, 2002
  • Physician Volunteer of the Year, 2000
offices

Office Locations

Temple Neurosciences Center

Temple University Hospital 

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

publications
Digital Bibliography
Publications

Jacobson MP. Status Epilepticus. In: The Pocket Doctor. Sherman M, Schulman S, eds. Educational Communication, 1999. Revised, 2001.

ratings & reviews

31 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more.

OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.7
Give easy to understand instruction
4.6
Provider expl in way you understand
4.8
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.8
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
February 18, 2019

Excellent

5.0
January 22, 2019

I've been coming here forever. I followed Dr. Jacobson here from [...].

3.5
December 31, 2018

Good.

Office Locations

Temple Neurosciences Center

Temple University Hospital 

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED