$$ Micah A. Jacobs, MD Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Dr. Micah A. Jacobs
Board Certification American Board of Urology,
American Board of Urology(Pediatric Urology)
Languages Spoken: English,
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Biography

Biography

Dr. Jacobs earned his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, after growing up in Houston. He completed his urologic residency at the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington, Massachusetts, and fellowship training in pediatric urology at Seattle Children’s Hospital in Seattle, Washington. He also earned a master’s degree in Public Health while at the University of Washington. 

Dr. Jacobs joined the urology team at Children’s Health in 2011 and is an Associate Professor at UT Southwestern. He is also the Director of the Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and UT Southwestern. 

Dr. Jacobs is board-certified in Urology and is an Assistant Professor and the Director of the Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. His interests include congenital urologic abnormalities, Spina Bifida, minimally invasive surgery, complex urologic reconstruction and Hypospadias. 

Dr. Jacobs teaches for the American Board of Urology review course and is active in the American Urological Association’s academic activities.

Dr. Jacobs co-directs the Adolescent to Adult Transition program in Urology, focusing on special needs children as they move into adulthood. He has written multiple research papers on the long-term outcomes of children with neurogenic bladder dysfunction who have undergone surgical reconstruction, as well as clinical outcomes of various surgical techniques in pediatric urology.

Dr. Jacobs sees patients at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and Children’s Medical Center Plano, as well as at the Children’s Health Specialty Center Rockwall. Dr. Jacobs conducts a clinic for children with spina bifida at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital.

Dr. Jacobs also spends as much time as possible with his two children and wife here in Dallas. He is a member of the board of trustees at his synagogue. He is also a lifelong fan of the Houston Astros.

Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

Yale University School of Medicine (2003)

Internship

Lahey Hitchcock Clinic (2005), General Surgery

Residency

Lahey Hitchcock Clinic (2009), Urology

Fellowship

University of Washington Pediatric Residency Prgrm (2011), Pediatric Urology

Graduate School

University of Washington School of Medicine (2010)
Conditions & Treatments

Conditions & Treatments

Conditions

Treatments

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Complex urologic reconstruction
  • Congenital urologic abnormalities
  • Hypospadias
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Spina bifida

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Urology