Undergraduate Degree: University of Central Arkansas – Conway
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Little Rock
Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Little Rock
Certification: American Board of Urology
Urologist, David C. Jacks, MD, FACS, is a Pine Bluff native. He earned his medical degree and completed his residency in urology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), Arkansas Children’s Hospital and Veteran’s Administration Hospital. Dr. Jacks is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
He is an active member of the medical staff at Jefferson Regional Medical Center and has served as Chief of Staff, Chief of Surgery, and on many other committees throughout his career. Dr. Jacks serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at UAMS in Little Rock, AR and the UAMS-South Central Family Medicine Residency Program in Pine Bluff, AR.
Dr. Jacks was a member of the Arkansas State Medical Board for 16 years where he previously served as Member Representative, Secretary, Vice Chairman, and presently serves as Expert Reviewer. He has served on the Arkansas State Legislative Oversight Committee on Prostate Cancer since 2001. He is a member of the Arkansas Medical Society and has served in several capacities within the organization including President 2008-2009, Treasurer, Delegate, and several committees. Dr. Jacks was nominated by the Arkansas Medical Society to the Arkansas State Medical Board and appointed by Governor Bill Clinton and Governor Mike Huckabee. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the Arkansas Medical Society. Dr. Jacks remains involved in the Arkansas Urological Society, Arkansas Caduceus Club, Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care, Southern Medical Association, and the American Urological Association.
He has been recognized as Mentor of the Year for AHEC, Headstream Award for Arkansas Urologic Society, Distinguished Service Award for Southern Medical Association, and the Distinguished Alumnus Award, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He presently serves on the Admissions Committee for the College of Medicine, the Deans Distinguished Chair Committee, UAMS Alumni Advisory Council, and is a member of the Jefferson County Hospital Board of Governors.
Dr. Jacks is married to Donna Schwab Jacks and has three children.