Jacob Jones, DO

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

Jacob Jones, DO

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Personal Biography:

Dr. Jones is a resident physician of Samaritan Internal Medicine.

An Idaho native, he earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Boise State University and a medical degree from Des Moines University – College of Osteopathic Medicine in Iowa.

Dr. Jones enjoys working closely with patients, integrating scientific information and problem solving into his patient-focused care. He has a specific interest in preventative and cardiovascular medicine.

Away from the office, Dr. Jones enjoys playing tennis, skiing, working out, bird hunting and studying World War II history.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor’s degree: Boise State University
Medical degree: Des Moines University – College of Osteopathic Medicine

Location:

Specialty:

  • Internal Medicine
    Internal medicine providers focus on adult medicine and have had special training to diagnose and treat adult diseases. They may be physicians, nurse practitioners or physician assistants. They serve as a primary care provider for their patients.
  • Resident Physician
    Resident physicians, known as residents, have earned medical degrees and practice medicine under the supervision of fully licensed physicians, usually in a hospital or clinic.

    Medical residency provides in-depth training within a specific branch of medicine such as family practice, internal medicine, psychiatry, orthopedic surgery, general surgery or other specialties and builds upon the broad range of medical knowledge and basic clinical skills learned in medical school, enabling the physician to get more hands-on medical practice experience.