Dr. Paul Jacob is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in robotic assisted replacement of the hip and knee. A native of Akron, OH, he began his medical career as a physical therapist and went on to complete medical school and a prestigious fellowship in adult reconstruction at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic.
Dr. Paul Jacob is a pioneer in outpatient joint replacement, allowing some patients to go home the same day as their procedure, and recover in the comfort of their own home. Dr. Jacob brings cutting-edge techniques and technology in an outpatient setting with rapid recovery joint replacement, and robotically-assisted hip and knee replacement.
Orthopedic wearables for joint replacement are innovative, state-of-the-art electronic devices recommended for patients who have undergone joint replacement, such as total knee arthroplasty, to facilitate faster recovery post knee replacement surgery.
Dr. Paul Jacob offers patients with painful hip and knee osteoarthritis the opportunity to have an outpatient, Mako™ Robotic-Arm-Assisted Hip or Knee Replacement. Dr. Jacob is one of the most experienced surgeons in robotic technology and has performed more than 4000 robotic-assisted surgeries.
I never imagined that at 49 years of age that I would be faced with debilitating osteoporosis of my hip. Dr. Jacob's confidence in the ability to restore my quality of life enabled me to move forward with my total hip replacement. I was back to work in 6 weeks, enjoying walks and no longer sitting on the sidelines! Best decision of my life! Thank you Dr. Jacob!
Dr. Jacob often treats out of town and out of state patients. We have developed a specialized treatment program to manage these patients effectively.
Oklahoma Joint Reconstruction Research Institute is committed to advancing research and providing specialized clinical training in joint reconstruction using cutting-edge techniques and technology.