Meet Dr. Ronald Jacobson
A native Chicagoan, Dr. Ronald S. Jacobson officially joined his father, Dr. Bailey, in the practice in 1989, though he spent plenty of time there while he was going to school. As a little boy, he used to sit and watch his dad prepare lectures on orthodontics and cleft lip and palate, and he made up his mind early on to follow in his father’s footsteps. Now he’s pretty much leading the way.
Dr. Ron spent his undergraduate years at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He attended Northwestern University Dental School to earn a Doctorate of Dental Surgery, and also obtained a Master of Science in orthodontics. Dr. Ron became a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics in 2005. He has published and lectured extensively, especially in the fields of cleft lip and palate, surgical prediction in orthodontics, and practical use of computer technology. He even designed the orthodontic software we use in the office.
Dr. Ron belongs to numerous professional organizations, including the American