Board Certification

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


Internship and Residency

Texas Tech University Health Science Center
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Graduate Medical Education
El Paso, TX
2002 and 2005

Medical School

Ross University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Dominica, West Indies

Undergraduate School

University of Houston
Bachelor of Science in Biology & Psychology
Houston, TX

Hospitals Affiliated With

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital
Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Surgery Center
Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Professional Associations

American Medical Association (AMA)

Texas Medical Association (TMA)

Personal Interests

Dr. Jacob’s interests include spending as much time as possible with her two daughters and husband, walking, shopping and traveling.


Dr. Tharappel-Jacob believes that open communication between physician and patient is essential to a long and mutually beneficial relationship. Focused, in-depth discussions enable a patient to make informed decisions impacting her health and wellness. Dr. Jacob’s goal is to facilitate this communication process and to provide the quality care her patients deserve.

Dr. Jacob’s special interests include general obstetrics and gynecology, management of menstrual dysfunction, health maintenance, and minimally invasive surgical techniques.

Dr. Jacob received a B.S. in Biology/Psychology at the University of Houston. Prior to receiving her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine, she participated in medical research, which was eventually published. She completed her OB/GYN residency at Texas Tech University Health Science Center – El Paso. Dr. Jacob also received an award for excellence in laparoscopic surgery and best teaching resident award.