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Dr. Micah A. Jacobs received his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. He completed his Urologic Residency at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington, Massachusetts and Fellowship training in Pediatric Urology at Seattle Children's Hospital in Seattle, Washington. In addition, he received a Masters in Public Health from the University of Washington while in Seattle. His areas of specialty include minimally invasive surgery and Spina Bifida.

Dr. Jacobs is board certified in Pediatric Urology by the American Board of Urology and is an Associate Professor and the Fellowship Program Director of Pediatric Urology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He is a Robotic Proctor and a member on the Medical Advisory Committee (2014-Present), the Clinical Competency Committee (2013-Present) and the Catheter Associated UTI Prevention Workgroup (2013-Present). Dr. Jacobs was selected to the Super Doctors 2014 and 2015 Texas Rising Stars list.

Dr. Jacobs and his wife, Paula moved here from Seattle, Washington to join the Pediatric Urology group in August of 2011. They welcomed daughter, Isabela, in April 2014.


Medical School
Yale University School of Medicine (2003)
Lahey Clinic Foundation (2005), General Surgery
Lahey Clinic Foundation (2009), Urology
Graduate School
University of Washington (2010)
Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Seattle (2011), Pediatric Urology

Research Interest

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Spina Bifida


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Diagnosing Testicular Torsion before Urologic Consultation and Imaging: A Validation of the TWIST Score.
Sheth KR, Keays M, Grimsby GM, Granberg CF, Menon VS, DaJusta DG, Ostrov L, Hill M, Sanchez E, Kuppermann D, Harrison CB, Jacobs MA, Huang R, Burgu B, Hennes H, Schlomer BJ, Baker LA J. Urol. 2016 Jan
Perioperative and Short-Term Outcomes of Robotic vs Open Bladder Neck Procedures in Patients with Neurogenic Incontinence.
Grimsby GM, Jacobs MA, Menon V, Schlomer BJ, Gargollo PC J. Urol. 2015 Nov
Pediatric Priapism Secondary to Psychotherapeutic Medications.
Armstrong WR, Grimsby GM, Jacobs MA Urology 2015 Jul
Long Term Outcomes of Bladder Neck Reconstruction without Augmentation Cystoplasty in Children.
Grimsby GM, Menon V, Schlomer BJ, Baker LA, Adams R, Gargollo PC, Jacobs MA J. Urol. 2015 Jul
Success of Laparoscopic Robotic Assisted Approaches to UPJ Obstruction Based on Pre-Operative Renal Function.
Grimsby GM, Jacobs MA, Gargollo PC J. Endourol. 2015 Mar
A Comparison of Complications of Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic versus Open Appendicovesicstomy in Children.
Grimsby GM, Jacobs MA, Gargollo PC J. Urol. 2015 Mar
Painless pediatric priapism and cough.
Jacobs M, Lo MD, Lendvay TS Pediatr Emerg Care 2015 Jan 31 1 36-8
Multi-Institutional Review of Outcomes of Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Extravesical Ureteral Reimplantation.
Grimsby GM, Dwyer ME, Jacobs MA, Ost MC, Schneck FX, Cannon GM, Gargollo PC J. Urol. 2014 Oct
Laparoscopic-assisted Ureteroureterostomy for Duplication Anomalies in Children.
Grimsby GM, Merchant Z, Jacobs MA, Gargollo PC J. Endourol. 2014 Jul
Demographics of Pediatric Renal Trauma.
Grimsby GM, Voelzke B, Hotaling J, Sorensen MD, Koyle M, Jacobs MA J. Urol. 2014 Jun


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Honors & Awards

  • "Super Doctors 2016 Texas Rising Stars"
    Texas Monthly Magazine (2016)
  • Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas
    D Magazine (2016)
  • "Super Doctors 2015 Texas Rising Stars"
    Texas Monthly Magazine (2015)
  • Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas
    D Magazine (2015)
  • Young Leadership Position: Maimonides Medical Delegation
    Israel Bonds (2015)
  • "Super Doctors 2014 Texas Rising Stars"
    Texas Monthly Magazine (2014)
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor
    Castle Connolly Medical Ltd (2014)
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society for Fetal Urology (2014)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2012)
  • South Central Section of American Urological Association (2012)
  • Texas Medical Association (2012)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (2011)
  • American Urology Association (2011)
  • Society of Pediatric Urologists (2011)