Dr. Kurt E. Jacobson, MD

Dr. Kurt E. Jacobson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 63 years old

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Dr. Jacobson specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Columbus, GA. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Jacobson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Michigan Medical Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    The Hughston Clinic
  • Undergraduate School
    Western Maryland College

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

  • Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital, Vice Chief of Staff

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • ACL Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection

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