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Dr Carmel Jacobs

Specialist

Profile

Dr Carmel Jacobs is a Medical Oncologist specialising in the treatment of breast, genitourinary and prostate cancers. Carmel graduated from the Otago University School of Medicine in 2001 with Distinction. She completed specialist training in oncology in 2011 and in 2012 she completed a post graduate diploma in Palliative Care and dual specialist training in Internal Medicine. Between 2013 and 2015 Carmel completed a clinical research fellowship at The Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada, focusing on breast cancer, genitourinary malignancies and melanoma. Carmel has published widely in peer reviewed journals in the area of supportive care of patients with breast cancer. With her experience in palliative care and academic research, Carmel combines evidence based practice with symptom management. Carmel welcomed her first child in 2016.

Qualifications

MB ChB 2001 Otago; FRACP 2012

Title or Designation

Medical Oncologist - Urological Cancer Stream, Medical Oncologist

Full NZ Registration Date

7 March 2003

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Contact Details

Dr Carmel Jacobs is available at the following services:

Private Services

Canopy Cancer Care

This service is available at the following locations:

98 Mountain Road, Epsom

For 24 hour urgent phone call advice call 021 777 190.

 

3 Fred Thomas Drive, Takapuna

For 24 hour urgent phone call advice call 021 777 190.

 

Public Services

Auckland DHB Oncology Services

This service is available at the following location:

Auckland City Hospital

  • Patient enquiries

    (09) 375 4300

  • Known extension/pager

    (09) 307 4949

  • Admission & Planning Unit

    Ext 24210 / 23225 | Fax: (09) 375 7038

  • Acute Referrals Service

    (09) 375 7030, Ext: 24048 |Fax: (09) 307 2858

  • Emergency Department

    (09) 376 0000, open 24 hours / 7 days

  • Outpatient appointments & surgical booking enquiries

    (09) 638 0400 / scheduling@adhb.govt.nz 

Mental Health Services

  • 24 Hour Crisis Line

    0800 800717

  • GP / External Specialist Help Desk

    (09) 307 2800