Dr. Jose Jacob, MD, FACP, FACC

Hospital Affiliations

Education & Medical Training
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Science (MBBS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) in general medicine at St. John’s National Academy of Health Sciences (formerly St. John’s Medical College).
  • Medicine and Cardiology training in England, Republic of Ireland, and was awarded Master of Science (MSC) at Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Dublin Republic of Ireland.
  • Internal Medicine Residency at State University of New York, Coney Island Hospital, New York.
  • Cardiology Fellowship at Weill Cornell Medical College at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY.
Certifications & Licensure
  • American Board of Internal Medicine certified in Internal Medicine and Adult Cardiovascular disease and participates in Maintenance of Certification

 

Dr. Jose Jacob, MD, FACC, is a distinguished invasive cardiologist currently practicing at the Cardiovascular Institute of Central Florida, LLC. With a wealth of experience and expertise, Dr. Jacob provides comprehensive cardiology services, including consultations, cardiac catheterizations, pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantations, and transesophageal echocardiograms.

Dr. Jacob’s journey in medicine began at St. John’s National Academy of Medical Sciences in India, where he earned his MBBS and MD in General Internal Medicine. Dr. Jacob was awarded a Masters in Science by the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland for his work and thesis on Thrombolysis in Acute Myocardial Infarction in 1998, while he worked as Medical Registrar at Letterkenny General Hospital in County Donegal, Republic of Ireland.

He furthered his training with a residency and internship at Coney Island Hospital in New York, followed by a prestigious cardiology fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Throughout his career, Dr. Jacob has held various clinical positions, including roles at Fayetteville Heart Center in North Carolina and Carolina Heart in Greenville, Eastern Carolina Cardiovascular, PA at Elizabeth City and the Outer Banks in North Carolina. He has contributed significantly to medical literature with publications such as “Safety of Transesophageal echocardiography in Elderly Patients” in the American Journal of Geriatric Cardiology.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and American College of Cardiology. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Jacob is actively involved in professional organizations, including the American College of Cardiology, American Medical Association, and American College of Physicians. He is also a founding member of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.

Dr. Jose Jacob’s dedication to patient care, his contributions to medical research, and his leadership in healthcare institutions reflect his commitment to advancing cardiovascular medicine and improving patient outcomes.