Sofia Simona Jakab, MD

Specialty

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Transplant Hepatology

Conditions & Treatments

Chronic Hepatitis C, Cirrhosis, Colon Cancer Prevention/Screening, Colonoscopy, Endoscopy, Hepatitis, Hepatitis C, Hepatology, Jaundice, Liver Disease


Phone
(203) 785-4138
Accepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Jakab is involved in multiple aspects of the clinical practice within the Section of Digestive Diseases and Yale New Haven Transplantation Center. Her clinical interests include evaluation and treatment of patients with hepatitis B, C, fatty liver disease, drug-induced liver disease, cirrhosis, as well as management of patients before and after liver transplantation. She also performs liver biopsy, large volume paracentesis, endoscopic evaluation and treatment of esophageal varices, colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening, and general endoscopic evaluation of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. Dr. Jakab serves as attending hepatologist and attending transplant hepatologist at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Gender

Female

Language(s)

English

Affiliated With

Yale Medicine

Locations

Yale Digestive Diseases

40 Temple Street
Temple Medical Center - Suite 1A
New Haven, CT 06510

Get Directions

Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fax
(203) 737-1345

Yale New Haven Transplant Center

800 Howard Avenue
Yale Physicians Bldg - 4th Floor
New Haven, CT 06519

Get Directions

Monday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fax
(203) 737-1345

Education & Training

Education

Institute of Medicine: Timisoara, Romania

Internship

Norwalk Hospital (Yale University)

Residency

Institute of Med Timisoara, Romania

Fellowship

Thomas Jefferson Medical College - Philadelpha, PA;Norwalk Hospital (Yale University)

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

  • aetna
  • anthem bc/bs
  • berkeley care network
  • cigna healthcare
  • community care network
  • connecticare
  • corvel
  • first health network
  • focus healthcare
  • great west
  • husky
  • medicaid
  • medicare
  • multiplan
  • oxford health plans
  • railroad medicare
  • tricare/champus
  • united healthcare
  • us family health plan
  • wellcare