MEDICAL SERVICES

Practices

Languages

  • English

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Lehigh University, College of Engineering , 1994 , Bethlehem , PA

Medical School

  • Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons , 1999 , New York , NY

Residency

  • Montefiore Medical Center , 2002 , Bronx , NY

Fellowship

  • Children’s Hospital Los Angeles , 2006 , Los Angeles , CA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Amanda M. Jacobs, MD is a board-certified specialist in Adolescent Medicine at Boston Children’s Health Physicians, in Hawthorne, NY. Her clinical expertise focuses on the treatment of medical and mental health issues, including adolescent gynecology, contraception (including IUD and implant insertion, removal & care), eating disorders, medication treatment of depression/anxiety, LGBTQ care including transgender hormones and puberty suppression, and adolescent primary/preventative care. 

For eight years, Dr. Jacobs worked as an Attending Physician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. Following this, she served as the Director of Health Services at Sheltering Arms, a New York City agency serving children in foster care and juvenile justice. Prior to her current position, Dr. Jacobs worked as an adolescent medicine specialist in private practice in Westchester County.

Dr. Jacobs earned her M.D. from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (1999) and a Bachelor of Science in Biochemical Engineering from Lehigh University (1994). She completed her Residency in Pediatrics at Montefiore Medical Center (2002) and Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (2006).

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine