Kurt Edward Jacobson, MD Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Kurt Edward Jacobson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Columbus, GA 31909 (2 other locations)
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Easy scheduling
  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Good bedside manner

About Kurt Edward Jacobson MD

Kurt Edward Jacobson, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Columbus, GA, with other offices in Valdosta, GA and Dothan, AL. He has 44 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.

Kurt Jacobson has received the following awards:


Dr. Kurt Edward Jacobson has 3 locations

Hughston Clinic 6262 Veterans Pkwy Columbus, GA 31909
Hughston Clinic Valdosta 4340 Kings Way Valdosta, GA 31602
Hughston Clinic Dothan 512 N Shady Ln Dothan, AL 36303


Dr. Kurt Edward Jacobson has the following 2 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Kurt Edward Jacobson has the following 6 areas of expertise

  • Knee Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Joint Instability
  • Orthopedic Procedures
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis


4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020, 2018)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.


44 Years Experience

Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1978

University Of Michigan Health System


Dr. Kurt Edward Jacobson Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
    • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
  • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • BCBS GA Pathway X Enhanced POS
  • BCBS GA Pathway X Ind Direct Access
  • Blue Open Access POS Plus - GA
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry CoventryOne - GA
  • First Health PPO
  • GA Ambetter
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Pathway X HMO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Kurt Edward Jacobson

Kurt Jacobson earned his medical degree at Tulane University School of Medicine and completed an orthopaedic residency at the University of Michigan Medical Center and a sports medicine fellowship at Hughston Foundation. Dr. Jacobson is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and holds memberships in numerous professional medical societies. In addition to general orthopaedics, Dr. Jacobson specializes in sports medicine and knee and ankle injuries. He serves as the head team physician for the Valdosta State University sports program and is involved in the athletic training and education program at Valdosta State University where he was recently inducted into the Valdosta State University Athletic Hall of Fame. He is also the head team physician for Andrew College.

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