Home | News | Donate | Directions | Careers| Research



Our Team

Brian Jacobson, MD
Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Barrett's esophagus, pancreatobiliary diseases

Dr. Jacobson serves as the Director of Endoscopic Ultrasonography and Associate Director of Endoscopy Services at Boston Medical Center. He is also an Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Jacobson received his undergraduate degree from Amherst College, his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and his Masters Degree in Public Health from Harvard University School of Public Health. He completed both his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in gastroenterology at Brigham and Women's Hospital. He later served as Chief Medical Resident at Brigham and Women's followed by a fellowship in advanced interventional endoscopy at the Brigham and Women's and Massachusetts General Hospitals.

Dr. Jacobson performs endoscopic ultrasonography with fine-needle aspiration, ERCP, endoscopic mucosal resection and internal stent placement for palliation of malignant obstructions. He participates in the training of fellows, residents and medical students at Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Jacobson's research interests focus on Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancer. He studies new imaging techniques for detecting esophageal dysplasia as well as risk factors associated with the progression of Barrett's esophagus to cancer. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He currently chairs the Health and Public Policy Committee for the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy's (ASGE), and is an Associate Editor for the journal Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.


Center for Digestive Disorders

For Select Providers
More Information

Call: 617.638.6525, option #1
Fax: 617.638.7448

Boston Medical Center
Moakley Building
830 Harrison Avenue
3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02118

Other Locations

Endoscopy Center
Moakley Building
830 Harrison Avenue
2nd Floor
Suite 2200
Boston, MA 02118

Refer a Patient

Call: 800.682.2862
24/7 Teleconsult: 617.638.5795
Page 4887 (GUTS)

Learn More

Quick Links

Directions to BMC
BMC Campus Virtual Tour
Center for Digestive Disorders

Downloads (PDF)

BMC Campus Map
What Makes BMC Special