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Lalitha Jacob, MD

Lalitha Jacob, MD

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: University of Kerala
Internship: Cook County Hospital
Residency: Louisiana State University & University of South Florida & Loyola University of Chicago
Fellowship: N/A
Specialty Board Certifications: N/A

Procedures and Conditions

Admit, evaluate, perform history and physical exam, diagnose, treat and provide consultation to patients 14 years of age or older with common and complex illnesses, afflictions, diseases and functional disorders of musculoskeletal nervous system, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, endocrine, metabolic, musculoskeletal, hematopoietic, and eliminative systems of the human body related to the nervous system to include: - Comprehensive examination, consultation, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the central nervous system including the brainstem and spinal cord - Electroencephalography, and interpretation - Electromyography and nerve conduction velocity studies - Evoked potentials: auditory, visual, and somatosensory - Intrathecal administration of medication - Lumbar puncture - Remote Monitoring - Medical supervision and clinical interpretation of Intraoperative Monitoring and Neuro-Diagnostic testing procedures in real time and post-surgery to evaluate status of patient's neural structure. Remote Monitoring Privileges include: - - Auditory brainstem response (ABR) - - Cortical Mapping (CM) - - - Sensory cortical mapping phase reversal - - Dermatomal somatosensory evoke potentials (DSEP) - - Descending neurogenic evoked potentials (DNEP) - - Electroencephalography (EEG) - - Spinal nerve electromyography (EMG) - - - Pedical screw testing - - Cranial nerve electromyography (EMG) - - Spinal Reflex - - - H-Reflex and F-Response - - - Bulbocavernosus Reflex - - Peripheral nerve monitoring (nerve action potentials -NAP) - - Somatosensory evoked potentials (SSEP) - - Transcranial motor evoked potentials (TCMEP) - -Visual evoked potentials (VEP) - Sleep study interpretation

Accepted Insurance

Aetna, AmeriGroup, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, CIGNA, Coventry Health Care, Humana, Medicaid, Medicare, MultiPlan, UnitedHealthCare, WellCare Health Plans

Gender

Female

Languages

English

Lalitha Jacob, MD

Specialty

Neurology
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Lalitha Jacob, MD

Office Locations

Lalitha Jacob MD
6229 66th St. N.
Pinellas Park, FL 33781
Phone: (727) 528-1888
Fax: (727) 528-0586