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Amanda Jacobs | Medical Services

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  • English

Amanda Jacobs | Education

Undergraduate School

Lehigh University, College of Engineering

1994, Bethlehem, PA

Medical School

Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons

1999, New York, NY

Residency

Montefiore Medical Center

2002, Bronx, NY

Fellowship

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

2006, Los Angeles, CA

Amanda Jacobs | Professional History

Amanda M. Jacobs, MD is a board-certified specialist in Adolescent Medicine at Boston Children’s Health Physicians, in Hawthorne, NY. Her clinical expertise focuses on the treatment of medical and mental health issues, including adolescent gynecology, contraception (including IUD and implant insertion, removal & care), eating disorders, medication treatment of depression/anxiety, LGBTQ care including transgender hormones and puberty suppression, and adolescent primary/preventative care. 

For eight years, Dr. Jacobs worked as an Attending Physician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. Following this, she served as the Director of Health Services at Sheltering Arms, a New York City agency serving children in foster care and juvenile justice. Prior to her current position, Dr. Jacobs worked as an adolescent medicine specialist in private practice in Westchester County.

Dr. Jacobs earned her M.D. from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (1999) and a Bachelor of Science in Biochemical Engineering from Lehigh University (1994). She completed her Residency in Pediatrics at Montefiore Medical Center (2002) and Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (2006).