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John H. Jacobsen, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Dr. John Jacobsen is an expert in the neurophysiology of sleep and neuromuscular transmission. He is active in teaching EEG and EMG to resident physicians. Dr. Jacobsen also interprets polysomnographic studies. Polysomnograms are all-night studies of patients with sleep-related complaints, such as snoring, excessive daytime sleepiness, breathing difficulty during sleep, restless legs, or insomnia.

Practice Location

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Clinical Neurophysiology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Sleep Disorders Medicine

Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Residency, Internship, and Fellowship

The University of Chicago Medicine
Baylor University, Houston, TX


American Academy of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
American Academy of Neurology
American Sleep Disorders Association

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-3868

Office Fax

(773) 702-9060

Office Postal Address

John H. Jacobsen, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2030
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Jacobsen's publications through the National Library of Medicine's publication database.