Dr. Pothen Jacob, M.D.

pothen jacob Dr. Jacob graduated from Christian Medical College, Vellore, India. He completed Internal Medicine Residency at University of Pittsburgh in 1985. He then joined a Gastroenterology Fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago. This included a one year fellowship in Motility Disorders, Sponsored by the National Institute of Health. He is the lead author in several scientific publications in gastroenterology journals. He has been in private practice in Pinellas County since 1990. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and board certified in Gastroenterology. Dr Jacob practices in all aspects of Gastroenterology with special interest in Motility Disorders, Liver Disease and Colon cancer screening. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American College of Gastroenterology.

Procedures/Interests
General Gastroenterology and Weight Loss

Information

EDUCATION
Northwestern University
University of Pittsburgh

HOSPITAL AFFILIATION
Morton Plant
St. Anthony’s
Northside
Bayfront
St. Pete General
Largo Medical

SURGERY/ENDOSCOPY CENTER AFFILIATIONS
West Coast Endoscopy
St. Petersburg Endoscopy Center

PRIMARY OFFICE
3901 66th Street North
Suite 201
St. Petersburg, FL 33709

Phone: (727) 345-5500

OTHER OFFICES
1300 South Fort Harrison Avenue
Suite 100
Clearwater, FL 33756

Phone: (727) 447-3100

Web Links
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What Patients Are Saying

“Friendly and knowledgeable! Easy to talk to!”
- Jerry’s 2018 Healthgrades Review

“I've been a patient of Dr. Jacob's for many years. I've always found him to be knowledgeable, compassionate, and personable.”
- Anonymous’ 2017 Healthgrades Review