February 27, 2017 (White Plains, NY) – White Plains Hospital welcomes Dr. Jeffrey M. Jacobson to its Physician Associates Division. Dr. Jacobson is a board certified plastic surgeon with an additional board certification in hand surgery.
Dr. Jacobson received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University majoring in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. He earned his medical degree from the State University of New York Stony Brook School of Medicine with recognition in research and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his plastic surgery residency at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC and an Orthopaedic Hand Surgery and Microsurgery Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Dr. Jacobson has held research positions in biomedical engineering, mechanical and aerospace engineering and orthopaedic biomechanics. In addition, he has authored or co-authored numerous articles and book chapters in several professional publications and has presented his research at national professional conferences.
Dr. Jacobson will see patients at White Plains Hospital Physician Associates offices in Harrison (914) 421-0123 and Armonk.
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. WPH is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas.
Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, seeing nearly 60,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, M.D. Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.
White Plains Hospital also has outpatient medical facilities in Armonk and New Rochelle. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital is also an eleven-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation’s top hospitals by the National Research Corporation. In 2012, the Hospital received Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and, in 2016, earned re-designation as a Magnet hospital. In 2014 and 2016, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, given to only 10% of hospitals nationwide.
For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.