Jordan M.S. Jacobs, MD, Named Chief of Plastic Surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Monday, October 3, 2016
Posted by: Julie Briggs
We are pleased to share that Jordan M.S. Jacobs, MD, has been appointed as the Chief of Plastic Surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.
Dr. Jacobs is the former chief of the cleft and craniofacial teams at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in Valhalla, New York, and Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He remains a member of the Mount Sinai Doctors New York Group for Plastic Surgery.
An expert in complex pediatric and adult craniofacial surgery, Dr. Jacobs performs reconstructions of the face resulting from congenital, post-traumatic, or cancer deformities. He has spent several years utilizing virtual planning of complex facial surgeries to improve patient outcomes, and his research on the subject has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. He is also an expert in breast reconstruction, having performed hundreds of one-stage implant as well as autologous procedures utilizing a patient’s own tissue to reconstruct their breasts after cancer.
Dr. Jacobs has been recognized as a leading plastic surgeon by Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors® and New York Super Doctors Rising Stars list published in The New York Times. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the American Society of Craniofacial Surgery. He has been an international volunteer for several years, most recently performing reconstructive surgery on children in Honduras as part of the World Pediatric Project.
Dr. Jacobs received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed residencies in general surgery and reconstructive plastic surgery as well as craniofacial and pediatric plastic surgery fellowships at New York University School of Medicine.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Jacobs on his appointment and welcoming him to Mount Sinai as a full-time faculty member.