Dr Jacobson is a consultant cardiologist specializing in echocardiography, stress echocardiography and general cardiology. He has special interests in the primary prevention of heart disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and ischaemic heart disease.
As a graduate of The University of Melbourne he undertook his cardiology training at the Austin and Repatriation Hospital and Northern Hospital in Melbourne, and completed training at The Canberra Hospital with subspecialty Fellowship training in echocardiography and stress echocardiography.
Ben has been involved in clinical research and academic roles and has completed a research degree at The Australian National University based on echocardiographic markers of preclinical left ventricular dysfunction.
Ben is working at The National Capital Hospital specialist consulting rooms with Dr Darryl McGill (consultant cardiologist, TCH). He will be consulting and providing an echocardiography, stress echocardiography and stress testing service.