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Blessy Mathew Jacob, MD

During her fellowship in Oncology/Hematology, Dr. Blessy Jacob was selected for the Fellows Recognition Program in 2014 at the annual conference of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) and, as a Fellow, she served on the Quality Committee at Moffitt Cancer Center. Dr. Jacob has a keen interest in clinical research and has been published in such prestigious journals as the American Journal of Clinical Oncology and the International Journal of Hematology and Oncology she has also given several oral presentations and delivered abstracts at both regional and national conferences. Throughout her career, Dr. Jacob has volunteered in her local community and beyond, including serving as a Medical Missions Volunteer in the Dominican Republic.

Treatments Provided
  • Hematologist
  • Medical Oncologist
Languages Spoken
  • English

Medical School

  • University of South Florida College of Medicine – Tampa, Florida

Residency

  • Emory University – Atlanta, Georgia

Fellowship

  • Oncology/Hematology: University of South Florida / Moffitt Cancer Center – Tampa, Florida

Board Certified

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • Society of Hematologic Oncology
Meet. Dr. Blessy Mathew Jacob, Medical Oncologist – Florida Cancer Specialists

Dr. Blessy Jacob always new she wanted to be a doctor. As an oncologist, she strives to make the cancer journey as comfortable as possible for patients and their families by being open and honest and clear about timelines and what to expect during treatment to establish manageable expectations. She has a special interest in treating breast and lung cancers.

Florida Cancer Specialists – Dr. Jacob & patient Mary Schwoppe

Dr. Jacob & patient Mary Schwoppe