Mark Jacokes, M.D., is a board certified physician at Hall Health Center on the UW campus and a UW assistant professor of General Internal Medicine.
Dr. Jacokes believes the patient must be actively involved in decision making related to his or her health care. His role is to provide accurate and up to date information about preventive health and diseases, allowing the patient to make the choices that are right for them. He believes good health care is a collaborative process.
Dr. Jacokes earned his M.D. from the University of North Carolina. His clinical and research interests include emphasizing lifestyle changes as a way to better health, recognizing the direct link between psychological and physical health, preventive care for adults, acute and chronic disease diagnosis and management and minor trauma evaluation and treatment.
When not working, Dr. Jacokes likes to cycle, run, hike, travel, and spend time with his family.