May is National Women’s Health Month and a perfect opportunity to introduce one of MedClinic’s newest physicians and strongest advocates for women’s health education — Joelle Jakobsen, MD.
Dr. Jakobsen joins MedClinic General Surgery specialist, Eric Morse, MD, at the MedClinic San Juan location in Carmichael. She is double board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, specializing in trauma surgery. She went to medical school at Loma Linda University School of Medicine and completed her residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center, as well as a fellowship in Surgical Critical Care at Orlando Regional Medical Center.
Prior to joining MedClinic, Dr. Jakobsen was Assistant Professor of General Surgery at Loma Linda University Medical Center and worked in General/Trauma/Burn Surgery and Surgical Critical Care at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in
Aside from her vast experience in trauma and surgical care, what makes
Dr. Jakobsen special to MedClinic and our female patients is her special clinical interest in breast surgery and her passion for empowering women with regard to their health. To contact Dr. Jakobsen, call 916.536.3600.