Micah A. Jacobs, M.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Urology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He 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 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 spina bifida patients 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 an active member of his temple and is a lifelong fan of the Houston Astros.

Education & Training
  • Other Post Graduate Training - University of Washington (2009-2010)
  • Fellowship - Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Seattle (2009-2011), Pediatric Urology
  • Graduate School - University of Washington (2009-2010)
  • Residency - Lahey Clinic Foundation (2005-2009), Urology
  • Internship - Lahey Clinic Foundation (2003-2005), General Surgery
  • Medical School - Yale University School of Medicine (1999-2003)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Urological Association
  • Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas
  • Society for Fetal Urology
  • Society for Pediatric Urology
  • South Central Section of American Urological Association
Honors & Awards
  • D Magazine Best Doctor 2022
  • D Magazine Best Pediatric Specialist, (2015-2018, 2020-2021)
  • "Super Doctors Texas Rising Stars" - Texas Monthly, (2014-2016)
  • Young Leadership Position: Maimonides Medical Delegation 2015, Israel Bonds
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2014, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching 2005, Tufts University School of Medicine
Books & Publications
  • Congenital urologic abnormalities
  • Hypospadias
  • Spina Bifida

Clinical Focus

  • Congenital Urologic Abnormalities
  • Spina Bifida
  • Complex Urologic Reconstruction
  • Hypospadias
  • Minimally Invasive and Robotic-Assisted Surgery

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Micah Jacobs, M.D.

Dr. Jacobs talks about his approach to patient care.