Jon Jacobson, MD

Jon Jacobson, MD

Professor, Radiology
Director, Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology
Assistant Medical Director, Northville Health Center
Medical Director, Taubman Radiology
Michigan Medicine
Taubman Center, 2910L
1500 E. Medical Center Dr, SPC 5326
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5326

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Administrative Contact

Rafael Bremer


Jon A. Jacobson, MD is a Professor of Radiology and Director of the Division of Musculoskeletal Radiology in the Department of Radiology at the University of Michigan. Dr. Jacobson is a board-certified musculoskeletal radiologist whose research interests include musculoskeletal ultrasound and MRI. His academic achievements include over 200 peer-reviewed publications and over 1100 invited national and international lectures or workshops. Dr. Jacobson has been a visiting professor on 39 occasions, is active in various medical societies, reviews for several journals, and has received numerous teaching and mentoring awards. Dr. Jacobson is the author of the textbook “Fundamentals of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound,” which is now in its second edition.

Areas of Interest

Musculoskeletal sonography and magnetic resonance imaging.


Medical School or Training

  • Wayne State University, 1991


  • Henry Ford Hospital, Radiology, MI, 1995


  • Musculoskeletal Radiology, University of California San Diego Medical Center, 1996

Board Certification

  • Diagnostic Radiology