Dr. Dorothea Jacobsen is a board certified family physician who is married to the other Dr. Jacobsen at LFMG. The Dr. Dorothea joined the practice in 2003 after finishing residency in Oklahoma City and medical school at the Medical College of Pennsylvania/Hahnemann University in 2000. She is a native of California, growing up in the Bay Area where her parents and sister still reside. She enjoys visiting sunny California every year to spend time with family. Dr. Dorothea has four children; two older sons and two younger daughters. They all get along sometimes. She enjoys playing violin, gardening, and traveling. Dr. Dorothea is Chinese; her parents were born in Guangzhou, China and immigrated to the United States. Culturally, she sometimes feels more American than Chinese but tries to keep her Chinese heritage alive with her kids. Don’t expect her to converse with you in any other language than English, however!