Benjamin N Jacobs

Benjamin N Jacobs, MD

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-SURGERY-VASCULAR
Business Phone: (352) 273-9169

About Benjamin N Jacobs

Benjamin Jacobs, MD is an assistant professor in the Division of Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Jacobs earned his bachelor’s degree in history and a minor in religious studies from Eastern Michigan University. He earned his master’s degree in biomedical sciences and his medical degree from the University of Toledo.

He completed his internship and general surgery residency at the University of Michigan Health System. He most recently completed a vascular surgery fellowship at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. During his training, Dr. Jacobs received multiple honors and awards including the Bryant-Arnold Teaching Award from the Frederick Coller Surgical Society and the Greenfield Research Award.

While completing his general surgery residency, Dr. Jacobs spent two years of academic development time in a basic science lab studying deep vein thrombosis. His clinical and research interests include venous thromboembolic disease, acute deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolisms, pathophysiology of varicose veins and nanoparticle-directed venous therapy.

Dr. Jacobs is board certified in surgery by the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the Association for Academic Surgery and the Society for Vascular Surgery.

Accomplishments

Bryant-Arnold Teaching Award
2017 · Frederick Coller Society

Board Certifications

  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

Subspecialties
  • Vascular Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair – open
  • Aortic aneurysm repair – endovascular
  • Arterial insufficiency
  • Cerebrovascular occlusive disease
  • Heart and vascular services
  • Mesenteric artery ischemia
  • Mesenteric venous thrombosis
  • Peripheral artery bypass – leg
  • Peripheral artery disease – legs
  • Pulmonary embolus
  • Renal vein thrombosis
  • Thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA)
  • Venous insufficiency

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Acute deep vein thrombosis
  • Arterial pathologies
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Nanoparticle-directed venous therapy
  • Peripheral arterial disease
  • Pulmonary embolisms
  • Vascular disease
  • Venous pathologies
  • Venous thromboembolic disease

Publications

2022
Outcomes of endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair conversion in octogenarians treated at a high-volume aorta center.
Journal of vascular surgery. 76(5):1270-1279 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2022.04.033. [PMID] 35667603.

Grants

Jan 2022 ACTIVE
Percutaneous Deep Vein arterialization for the Treatment of Late-Stage Chronic Limb-Threatening Ischemia
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: LIMFLOW

Education

Residency in Vascular Surgery
2019-2021 · Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health Care System
Residency in Surgery
2012-2019 · University of Michigan
Medical Degree
2008-2012 · University of Toledo
Bachelor of Arts in History
1999-2005 · Eastern Michigan University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9169
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100128
GAINESVILLE FL 32610