Robert Jacobs, MD

  • About
    • Specialties: Orthopedic Medicine/Surgery
    • Board Certified:
      Orthopedic Surgery
    • Gender: Male
    • Languages: English

    What I Do
    Treatment of:

    • orthopedic trauma
    • acute fractures (clavicle, scapula, humerus, radius, ulna, pelvis/acetabulum, femur, tibia, patella, fibula, talus, calcaneus)
    • quad/patella tendon repair
    • deformity correction
    • nonunions/malunions

    Learn about services offered by CentraCare M Physicians Orthopedics.

    Why I Love My Work
    I really enjoy orthopedic trauma because of the variety of patients I get to interact with. People usually come in with a fixable problem. I help them heal their fracture and get them the best possible outcome.

    • Medical School
      Medical College of Wisconsin
    • Residency
      Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont
    • Fellowship
      University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center
  • Areas Of Interest

    Orthopedic trauma, acute fractures, nonunion, malunion and research

    Awards & Recognition

    • Raymond F. Kuhlmann Resident Research Award, UVM: 2018
    • Resident Teacher of the Year finalist: 2016
    • First place, St. Justine’s Pediatric Review Course, Radiology Competition: 2016
    • Honors in Research: Dynamic Cam-type Femoroacetabular Impingement Produces Pubic Symphysis and Sacroiliac Joint Motion: Cadaveric Studies: 2013
    • Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation Junior Investigator Award Co-author: $100,000: Acetabular labrum transplantation in a cadaveric model: 2011
    • MCW Friends Research Travel Award: 2010
    • Dr. Michael J. Dunn Excellence in Research Award: 2010
  • Professional Memberships
    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS): 2013-present
    UVM ACGME Council: 2015-2018
    AO Trauma North America (AONA): 2016-present
    AAOS Resident Delegate: 2017-2018
    Orthopedic Trauma Association: 2017-present
    North Star Trauma Network: 2020-present
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