Dr. R Patrick Jacob MD Neurosurgeon
Dr. R Jacob is a neurosurgeon in Gainesville, Florida and is affiliated with Shands at the University of Florida. He received his medical degree from University of Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Shands at the University of Florida who specialize in Neurological Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery
Shands at the University of Florida
Ranked #37 in Neurology & Neurosurgery
Education & Medical Training
University of Florida
Residency, General Surgery, 1983 - 1984
University FL Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1984 - 1989
University of Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1983
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery
FL State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Mixed-reality simulation for neurosurgical procedures.
Bova, F. J.,Rajon, D. A.,Friedman, W. A.,Murad, G. J.,Hoh, D. J.,Jacob, R. P.,Lampotang, S.,Lizdas, D. E.,Lombard, G.,Lister, J. R.
Temporary percutaneous pedicle screw fixation for treatment of thoracolumbar injuries in young adults.
Cox, J. B.,Yang, M.,Jacob, R. P.,Pincus, D. W.
Vertebral brown tumors causing neurologic compromise.
Fargen, K. M.,Lin, C. S.,Jeung, J. A.,Yachnis, A. T.,Jacob, R. P.,Velat, G. J.
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- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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1600 Sw Archer Rd
Shands, Neurosurgical Specialties
Gainesville, FL 32610
Phone: (352) 273-9000