Christina V Jacobs, MD

Christina V Jacobs, MD
Christina V Jacobs, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology


Christina Jacobs, MD, is a board-certified diagnostic radiologist with Advanced Radiology Services. She is a graduate of University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. She earned her medical degree from New York University in New York, New York. She completed a transitional internship at St. Vincent's Medical Center, also in New York, and completed a residency in diagnostic radiology with University of Rochester. She has particular interest in clinical densitometry, and has an additional certification in that field.

  • Board Certification

    • American Board of Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)
  • Education and Training

    • Residency 1996, Diagnostic Radiology, University of Rochester
    • Transitional Internship 1992, St. Vincent's Medical Center
    • MD 1991, New York University
    • BS 1986, Neuroscience, University of Rochester
  • Research

    • Radiology
    • Densitometry
  • Publications

    • Comstock C.E., Gatsonis C., Newstead G.M., Snyder B.S., Gareen I.F., Bergin J.T., Rahbar H., Sung J.S., Jacobs C., Harvey J.A., Nicholson M.H., Ward R.C., Holt J., Prather A., Miller K.D., Schnall M.D., Kuhl C.K. Comparison of Abbreviated Breast MRI vs Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Detection among Women with Dense Breasts Undergoing Screening JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 2020;323(8):746-756.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Zyout I., Jacobs C. Bayesian classifier with simplified learning phase for detecting microcalcifications in digital mammograms International Journal of Biomedical Imaging. 2009;2009

    • Abdel-Qader I., Zyout I., Jacobs C. Detection of synthetic and real microcalcifications based on statistical analysis of original and highpass-filtered mammograms Machine Graphics and Vision. 2009;18:267-288.

    • Abdel-Qader I., Shen L., Jacobs C., Abu Amara F., Pashaie-Rad S. Unsupervised detection of suspicious tissue using data modeling and PCA International Journal of Biomedical Imaging. 2006;2006

    • Jacobs C., Rubin S. Pathologic fracture in a 66-year-old man Academic Radiology. 1994;1:298-301.