Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Academic titles

    • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • State Univ of NY at Stony Brook School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

1001 Franklin Avenue, Suite 106Garden City, NY 11535

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Pateint Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

08/13/2018
"Dr. Jacobs made me feel at ease and spent a lot of time discussing my issues. she followed up with my blood work less than 24 hours later and it was in time for another appointment. I truly appreciate her care and attentiveness!"
08/13/2018
"She answered all my questions and took time with me as a new patient."
08/07/2018
"l love Dr Jacob"
07/22/2018
"She was very attentive to my many questions and concerns"
07/10/2018
"I love Dr. Jacob."
06/22/2018
"Excellent doctor - Caring and concerned."
06/18/2018
"have recommended her to three people who are now using her"
06/12/2018
"I often refer people to Dr Jacob as you never feel rushed yet the appointment moves along at an appropriate pace!"
05/22/2018
"dr Jacob is an smart and caring doctor!!!"
05/21/2018
"loved her! she is caring , patience, concerned. did not rush me and made me really feel relaxed"
04/21/2018
"I appreciate that my care provider took her time to review my medical history and answered all my concerns. she didn't make me feel rushed. Most doctors now a days are in and out. My care provider made me feel important and that our time was precious. I will definitely return to her."
04/15/2018
"my physician is very professional."
04/10/2018
"Dr Jacob is a caring, intelligent and effective physician. She is thorough in her examinations and explanations. She is an excellent communicator who welcomes questions and provides complete and understandable directions regarding procedures and care. I have recommended her to family and friends."
04/02/2018
"Dr. Jacob actually got me to go through with testing re: my anemia."
03/26/2018
"I already recommended Dr. Jacobs. I felt that she really cared about my health. She reviewed my past history and DID NOT rush me out of the office."
03/26/2018
"she made me feel so hopeful with what's going on in my life."
03/06/2018
"Dr Jacob answered all my questions and showed concern and interest in me as a person. She did not rush me through the exam and took the time necessary to be thorough."
01/22/2018
"dr. lena Dr. Jacob is an EXCELLENT physician -- knowledgeable, articulate and compassionate."
01/06/2018
"Dr. Jacob was both thorough & caring. She made it feel as though she valued my time & concern."
12/29/2017
"Very thorough & understanding patients concerns very well."
12/16/2017
"dr Jacob is best doctor"
11/29/2017
"She is now my new PCP!"
10/13/2017
"Dr. Jacob is the best! Kind, understanding."
10/04/2017
"Dr. Jacob is thorough, friendly & caring. She spent a lot of time with me on this appt. explaining my condition & medications - it was very appreciated. I usually don't ask questions & she answered fully. She returns calls promptly & is a great doctor."
09/22/2017
"Dr. Jacob is the best, I referred her to many of my family and friends!"
09/21/2017
"Follow up visit after hospitalization for sepsis on IV antibiotics - Excellent care & genuine concern - Prompt diagnosis of medical problem."
09/09/2017
"Good."
08/29/2017
"Very positive experience on all counts. "
08/15/2017
"Dr. Jacob is a great doctor who makes you feel at home. She is very considerate, patient, explains well, listens to concerns, and provides great follow-up. I was happy to have chosen her as my PCP and would highly recommend her to other."
08/13/2017
"Although I went in for my annual physical, Dr. Jacob gave me great "advice" about another condition, for which I am seeing a specialist for."
07/31/2017
"Dr. Jacob is very caring and understanding."
07/27/2017
"Dr. Jacob gives excellent care and understanding to her patients - She is very knowledgeable!"
07/24/2017
"Dr,Jacobs is caring and knowledgeable."
06/12/2017
"Dr. Jacob is a very smart & wise MD with great "bedside" manners, friendly personality she is an asset for this practice!"
04/03/2017
"good"
04/01/2017
"dr Jacob is off the charts!"
03/23/2017
"Made my concerns feel not valid, rushed me, felt like she was reading from a script, did not care."
03/21/2017
"Dr. Jacob is an extremely caring doctor who takes all the necessary time and puts me at complete ease. I would absolutely recommend to my family and friends."
03/09/2017
"Excellent; very kind, too."
02/01/2017
"Dr. L. Jacob is a very knowledgeable, professional specialist and an admirable person."
01/26/2017
"I even recommend to my daughter. So much confidence in her. She is remarkable."
01/26/2017
"Is a very good dr explains everything well."
01/24/2017
"Dr. Lena Jacob is a very caring and helpful dr."
01/23/2017
"Dr. Lena Jacob is excellent in every way."
12/17/2016
"Lena Jacob was terrific!!!"
10/25/2016
"I continue to refer other people to Dr.Jacob she is very easy to talk to and always pleasant, she is quick but you never feel rushed!"
10/11/2016
"Very good doctor. #1. Lena Jacob."
09/30/2016
"Excellent doctor."
09/15/2016
"Highly recommend Dr. Lena Jacob"
08/30/2016
"Dr. Jacob is friendly, thorough, & thoughtful. I felt listened to & respected & I appreciated her effort to take time to hear any concerns I had. I appreciate having a doctor like her!"
08/25/2016
"I am very comfortable to have this provider as my provider _____, knowledgeable, intelligent."
06/20/2016
"Dr. Jacobs seems to be a very qualified physician. Her only flaw is the way in which she communicated things to me when she observed that I was doing something wrong. She spoke to me in demeaning way that left me feeling like I was being lectured by my mother. Although, I agree with her recommendations and her messages that she was trying to convey, I was left feeling embarrassed and quite frankly humiliated. Other than that minor communication issue, I think she is a great doctor."
06/03/2016
"I have good experiences with Dr. Lena Jacob - She seems very concerned."
05/23/2016
"Dr Jakob consulted with cardiologist and insisted on immediate referral appt. she was SO right to do so"
05/03/2016
"Dr Jacob is one of the best Doctors that I have ever none!!!"
04/18/2016
"Dr. Jacob called when she learned about death of spouse."
03/29/2016
"Called after hours to discuss my medical condition - very much appreciated this."
02/23/2016
"Again, overall good first visit."
02/23/2016
"Great experience."
02/11/2016
"No problem. I'm happy."
02/01/2016
"my experience at this office is great no bad experience great"
01/24/2016
"Good doctor but can be a little distant in her approach ."
12/11/2015
"Good."
09/21/2015
"Always a great experience."
06/05/2015
"So far, good!"
04/21/2015
"I was very happy that Dr. Jacob called the next day to see how I was feeling."
04/10/2015
"Good experience."
03/30/2015
"She is very nice."
03/25/2015
"Good."
03/17/2015
"Dr. Jacob is very warm and friendly, put me at ease. She is very thorough she does not present herself as being rushed."
12/22/2014
"Good ex."
12/16/2014
"I liked Dr. Jacob. However this was my first visit with her."
12/09/2014
"Excellent."
12/03/2014
"Good experience."
05/21/2014
"All experiences were very good."
02/28/2014
"No problems."
02/25/2014
"Good experience - Dr. Jacob was very thorough."