Ronald E. Jackson, DO - General Surgery
A native of Fort Worth, Texas, Dr. Ronald Jackson graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas, and performed graduate studies at the University of Houston.
He earned his medical degree in 1978 from the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine where he was an honors graduate.
Dr. Jackson completed his residency training in general surgery at Tulsa Regional Medical Center. He served as chief resident in the program during his final year of training. Prior to joining Surgical Associates, Dr. Jackson had been in private practice in Tulsa since 1983.
Among Dr. Jackson’s special interests is laparoscopic assisted surgery. An increasing number of procedures are within the scope of minimally invasive surgery. Laparoscopic surgery can offer certain patients the advantages of a minimal stay in the hospital, decreased postoperative discomfort, and less time away from normal activities. Other areas of surgery in which Dr. Jackson is active include surgical oncology and endocrine surgery. He is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery.
While maintaining an active general surgery practice, Dr. Jackson developed a keen interest in healthcare administration and business. In 1999, he completed graduate studies at the Meinder’s School of Business at Oklahoma City University where he earned a Masters Degree in Business Administration. He is also an avid cyclist and enjoys trips with his family to Europe for bicycling excursions.
Dr. Jackson is a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, the American College of Physician Executives, the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association, the Tulsa Osteopathic Medical Society, the Oklahoma State Medical Association, Tulsa County Medical Society, and the American Medical Association.