DR. Jacobs has a degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. He then attended Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine where he recieved his D.P.M. degree. Dr. Jacobs finished his residency training at Moss Rehabilitation Center in Philadelphia, Pa..
In 1977 he started practicing in Somerset, New Jersey.
Dr. Jacobs is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He is on staff at St. Peters University Hospital and the Cares Center for Ambulatory Resources.
He has an interest in recumbent bicycles and often rides on the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park towpath.