Sports Medicine

Sports medicine is specialized medical care for treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries. From athletes to active individuals, sports medicine helps patients continue injury-free active lifestyles.

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Total Joint Replacement (TJR)

Total joint replacement is a surgical procedure in which certain parts of an arthritic or damaged joint are removed and replaced with an artificial joint, which is designed to move just like a healthy joint.

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Arthroscopy

Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure used to visualize, diagnose and treat problems inside a joint. A small incision is made and pencil-sized instruments are inserted to magnify and illuminate structures inside the joint.

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Jesu Jacob, D.O., P.C.

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Jacob specializes in joint restoration and sports medicine. He graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2003 and then went on to complete a general surgical internship at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Center in Manhattan. From there, he completed an Orthopaedic Residency under Dr. John R. Denton at New York Medical College (Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan Division). Dr. Jacob continued with further subspecialty training with a fellowship in sports medicine and adult reconstruction at the University of South Alabama’s Center for Joint Restoration under the direction of Albert Pearsall IV, MD. There, Dr. Jacob provided coverage for division 1 athletes at the University of South Alabama as their orthopaedic surgeon and as a fellow provided care for many professional athletes.

Education

  • Undergraduate: New York Institute of Technology, New York, NY
  • Medical: New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY

Training

  • General Surgery Internship: Saint Vincent's Hospital Manhattan, New York, NY
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: New York Medical College (Brooklyn-Queens-Manhattan Division) NY
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstruction Fellowship: University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Professional Affiliations

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Member of the New York State Osteopathic Medical Society
  • Member of the American Medical Association

Hospital Affiliations

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Dr. Jacob

Dr. Jesu Jacob

Dr. Jacob specializes in the treatment of a variety of orthopaedic conditions and performs several orthopaedic procedures including:

  • Shoulder & Knee Arthroscopy
  • Revision Arthroscopic Surgeries
  • Meniscal Transplants
  • Articular Cartilage Restoration
  • Joint Recontruction