William Jacobson, MD

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Ankeny
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Indianola

William Jacobson, MD

Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Jacobson is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, specializing in arthroscopic surgery for the knee and shoulder. He also focuses on cartilage restoration for the knee.

Dr. Jacobson earned his medical degree from the University of Iowa. After medical school, he completed an internship and residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania, and a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Minnesota Sports Medicine Clinic in Minneapolis. During his fellowship, Dr. Jacobson worked with team physicians for the Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Timberwolves, and Minnesota Twins. He continues his passion caring for athletes, leading Capital Orthopaedics as the team physicians for the Iowa Wild and Iowa Wolves, in addition to multiple high schools in the greater Des Moines area.

Active in the industry, Dr. Jacobson maintains memberships with the International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopedic Sports Medicine, American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and Iowa Orthopaedic Society.

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Dr. Jacobson's Reviews

"Dr Jacobson is the best and so are his nurses. He takes great care in treating my knee. The shots I get last a long time."

-John Wells

"Dr. Jacobson is very professional and kind. He explained the surgery, preparation for surgery, costs and recovery plan. Great surgeon!"

-Gaylyn Markowski

"Quite pleased with my knee replacement that Dr Jacobson did. I had put off for several years and now in hindsight wish I had done sooner."

-Jaxene Jarvis

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William Jacobson, MD

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