JACOB D. STEIGER, M.D.
Jacob D. Steiger, M.D.
Jacob D. Steiger, M.D. is an accomplished, double board certified facial plastic surgeon whose background and credentials reflect his commitment to the highest standards of patient care, treatment innovation, and leadership within his specialty.
A native of Miami, Florida, Dr. Steiger graduated Cum Laude from the University of Miami Honors Program in Medical Education. Graduating at the top of his medical school class with research distinction, Dr. Steiger was awarded the prestigious Clinical Skills Award for his dedication to patient care.
Dr. Steiger's achievements were recognized by the country's best training programs. Upon completing medical school, he began his post graduate training at the highly prestigious Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Steiger completed a general surgery internship at the University of Pennsylvania and continued his training in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery. Ascending to the position of Chief Resident, Dr. Steiger's commitment to facial plastic surgery was recognized, receiving the University of Pennsylvania's Carniol Award for Research and Innovation in Facial Plastic Surgery.
After completing his residency, Dr. Steiger chose to pursue further advanced training as a Fellow in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Michigan. During his tenure at the University of Michigan, Dr. Steiger served as faculty in the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Steiger left his position at the University of Michigan to start a private practice in Palm Beach County. Dr. Steiger brings his unique skill set, highly specialized training and innovation to South Florida. He is one of only a handful of physicians in the area who dedicates his practice solely to plastic surgery of the face and nose. Dr. Steiger is board certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic Surgery, and is a diplomate of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is also board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Steiger has been extensively published in peer-reviewed medical journals, and has authored numerous chapters on topics related to facial plastic surgery. His research endeavours and innnovative nature have earned him research grants and patents related to the advancement of medicine. His leadership within the specialty was recognized by the Academy, who awarded him with the Holt Leadership Award.
Dr. Steiger's philosophy is centered around enhancing the lives of his patients by achieving natural-appearing results using the most advanced and proven techniques. He believes in customizing each patient's care based upon their unique anatomical features, desires and expectations. His dedication to plastic surgery of the face, background and experience allow him to offer an unsurpassed quality of care to his patients.