Richard R. Jacobs, M.D.

Richard R. Jacobs, M.D.

Tumor Therapy, LLC
1865 Admiral Court
Glenview , IL 60026
Mobile: 702-582-7540
Office: 702-582-7540

Richard R. Jacobs, MD, can be contacted directly at 702-582-7540 or . He is board certified in radiation oncology by the American Board of Radiology. He has over 30 years of practice experience, is an expert in Stereotactic Body Therapy, and Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy, with clinical interests in Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy, Prostate Moderate Hypofractionation Radiation Therapy. Dr. Jacobs most recently was the Chief of the Department of Radiation Oncology at VA Saint Louis Health Care System in St. Louis. As the head of radiation oncology he facilitated the establishment of a high quality, academic level program providing state of the art radiation therapy and overall oncologic care to the nation’s veterans with cancer. Dr. Jacobs was also the Team Leader for the Comprehensive Cancer Care Project; Chairperson for the Cancer Task Force and Program Administrator for the Commission on Cancer. He was also a member of the VA Prostate Moderate Hypofractionation Task Force. Additionally, while in Saint Louis he achieved Practice Acreditation from the American College of Radiology. Dr. Jacobs is currently Lead Radiation Oncology Subject Matter Expert and Medical Director for a large health insurance carrier and benefit management company, and was a Radiation Oncology Physician Clinical Reviewer for NIA Magellan/Magellan Healthcare. Dr. Jacobs’ contributions to the field have also included serving patients through Nevada Cancer Institute, and the James J. Peters VA Medical Center, where he was Chief of those services. He received his Doctor of Medicine from RFUHS/The Chicago Medical School in North Chicago, IL, and conducted post graduate residency training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine affiliated hospitals. Dr. Jacobs is currently licensed in AZ, IL, IN, MN, MS, NV, OH, WA, and WI, and is a member of ASTRO.

Areas of Expertise
  • Brain Injury
  • Burn Injury
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Oncology
  • Personal Injury
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Wound Care/Pressure Sores
  • Wrongful Death

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: M.D. Rosalind Franklin University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School.
Medical Licenses in AZ, IA, IL, IN, MN, MS, NJ, NV, NY, OH, WA and WI.
Dipolmate of the National Board of Medical Examiners.
Certified by the American Board of Radiology in Radiation Oncology.
American College of Radiology Practice Accreditation for the VA Saint Louis Healthcare System.
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Member, American Society for Radiation Oncology
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Various professional and community presentations on general radiation oncology, prostate cancer and other related topics.
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: None.
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: Several
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: Medical Malpractice Causation
Workers Compensation
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the plaintiff?
A: 50%
Q: In what percentage of your cases were you retained by the defendant?
A: 50%
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: Three years.
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: Consulting, record review, medical expert witness reports and associated services for attorneys.
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: Per my Retention Contract
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: Per my Retention Contract
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: Per my Retention Contract
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: Per my Retention Contract
Q: Please list any fees other than those stated above (E.g.: travel expenses, copy fees, etc.)
A: Please contact me to discuss your matter at 702-582-7540 or
I can provide a retention agreement that addresses all details. Thank you for your interest.


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