Dr. Benjamin Jacobs is an orthopedic surgeon who subspecializes in the hand and upper extremity surgery. He treats disorders involving bones, tendons, nerves, and blood vessels of the upper extremity in addition to general orthopedics. He is trained in fracture management, reconstruction, and microvascular and nerve surgery of the hand, arm, and elbow as well as carpal tunnel syndrome. Dr. Jacobs also uses the most current treatment option of an injection of an enzyme called collagenase for Dupuytren's contracture. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), where he is the Chairman for the Public Education Committee. Dr. Jacobs feels that the best approach to orthopedic care involves excellent communication with his patients and a multidisciplinary approach. His goal is to offer the most effective and up-to-date approach to each patient’s unique case.
Dr. Jacobs enjoys time with his family, cooking, photography, and fitness.