Matthew Jacobsen, DMD, MD, FACS
Dr. Jacobsen grew up in Southeastern Massachusetts in the town of Marion. He attended Bowdoin College where he played football and graduated cum laude with a degree in Biology and minor in Chemistry.
Dr. Jacobsen started his dental experience at the University of Connecticut in 1999 and graduated in 2003 with several honors and distinctions in oral and maxillofacial surgery including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Award, the Dr. Richard G. Topazian Award in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and the American College of Dentists Award.
Following his graduation from UCONN, he was accepted into the combined Harvard
University/Massachusetts General Hospital Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery program.
He completed his internship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital in 2003.
Dr. Jacobsen graduated from Harvard Medical School in 2006. He then completed two years of general surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital. Finally, he finished his oral and maxillofacial training in 2009 during which time he served as the Chief Resident of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery division at Massachusetts General Hospital and Children’s Hospital in Boston.
Dr. Jacobsen practices a broad scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery including dentoalveolar and implant surgery with an additional emphasis on orthognathic and reconstructive surgery. He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Medical Association and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. In 2013, he was inducted to the American College of Surgeons as a fellow. He is involved in the community serving on the active medical staff at both Maine Medical Center and Mercy Hospital, and the Greater Portland Cleft Lip and Palate Team.
When not working Matt enjoys sailing and spending time with his family and friends.