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Dr. Alan F. Jacks - Scope of Practice

The scope of Dr. Alan F. Jacks' surgical practice is broad, and new skills and updates are constantly being acquired through advanced post-graduate training.

Areas of special interest to Dr. Jacks include diseases of the breast and gastrointestinal tract - both benign and malignant.

The latest minimally invasive surgical techniques are offered in the treatment of these diseases, including advanced laparoscopic surgery, endoscopy, conservative breast surgery and sentinel node technology in the treatment of cancer.

Surgery for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease, hernias, gallbladder disease and thyroid disease is also a very large component of this practice.

Surgery for vascular disease, especially carotid disease, is also performed with excellent results.


For more in-depth information about Dr. Jacks' surgical capabilities, visit these pages:

Colorectal Cancer | Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | Breast Cancer
Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy | Hernias | Hepatobiliary Disease
Endocrine Surgery | Minimally Invasive Surgery


Dr. Jacks' office is located at:

845 Malcolm Boulevard
Rutherford College, NC 28671
Phone: 828-874-0555 • Fax: 828-874-2111
Office Hrs: 9am to 5pm, Monday, Wednesday,
Friday; 8am to 5pm Tuesday and Thursday

Click Here for a Google Map showing our office location


Visit Blue Ridge HealthCare's Physician Profile for Dr. Jacks
Watch a MedEdge Minute television spot featuring Dr. Jacks

Watch Highlights of a Colon Resection Surgery with commentary by Dr. Jacks

All content copyright 2010, Alan F. Jacks, MD, PA
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