Biography

Micah A. Jacobs, M.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Urology at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery and spina bifida. 

Dr. Jacobs earned his medical degree at Yale School of Medicine. He completed a residency in urology at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington, Massachusetts, and received advanced training in pediatric urology through a fellowship at Seattle Children's Hospital. In addition, he holds a Master of Public Health from the University of Washington.

Certified by the American Board of Urology in pediatric urology, he joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2011. 

Dr. Jacobs is Director of the UTSW Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program, a robotic proctor, and member of the medical advisory committee, the clinical competency committee, and the catheter-associated UTI prevention workgroup. Outside of UTSW, he’s a member of the American Urological Association, the Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas, and the Society for Pediatric Urology, among other professional organizations.

Dr. Jacobs has delivered a number of national and international invited lectures and written multiple research papers focused on the long-term outcomes of children who have undergone surgical reconstruction after neurogenic bladder dysfunction, as well as clinical outcomes of various surgical techniques in pediatric urology. 

He has been named a D Magazine Best Doctor and a Texas Monthly Super Doctor and Texas Rising Star. 

Personal Note

Dr. Jacobs lives in Dallas with his wife, two children, and two dogs.

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Education & Training
  • 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
  • Society of Pediatric Urologists (2011)
  • American Urology Association (2011)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2011)
  • Texas Medical Association (2012)
  • South Central Section of American Urological Association (2012)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2012)
  • Society for Fetal Urology (2014)
Honors & Awards
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching 2005
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2014, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd
  • "Super Doctors 2014 Texas Rising Stars" 2014, Texas Monthly Magazine
  • "Super Doctors 2016 Texas Rising Stars" 2016, Texas Monthly Magazine
  • Young Leadership Position: Maimonides Medical Delegation 2015, Israel Bonds
  • "Super Doctors 2015 Texas Rising Stars" 2015, Texas Monthly Magazine
  • Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas 2015, D Magazine
Books & Publications
Research
  • Spina Bifida
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Pediatric Urology

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Children's Medical Center of Dallas

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