Dr. Cheryl D. Ackerman, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Dermatology • Female

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Dr. Ackerman's Experience

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Care Philosophy

Cheryl Ackerman MD is a Board Certified Dermatologist by the American Board of Dermatology and a Diplomate of the American Academy of Dermatology. She started her family based Dermatology practice in 1996 based on her training, knowledge, experience and compassion. Dr. Ackerman 's. practice of Dermatology is located in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. Dr. Ackerman practices General Dermatology. In addition she treats patients with Botox Cosmetic, IPL hair removal, chemical peels, filler agents for wrinking and microdermabrasion. Dr. Ackerman treats patients with Atopic Dermatitis, Psoriasis, Acne, warts, contact dermatitis pruritus, hair and nail disorders. She treats patients with skin manifestations of systemic diseases as well. In addition she evaluates patients with all diseases of the skin, hair, and nails. She is known by her colleagues and patients as a very experienced and knowledgeable physician with over 20 years experience. Her diverse background includes a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmaceutical Science, residency in Internal Medicine, and residency with specialization in Dermatology. She has written several articles in Dermatology and published a chapter in a major Dermatology textbook as well. Dr. Ackerman's Dermatology practice is General Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology, and Cosmetic Dermatology.


  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cystectomy
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Removal
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Acne Vulgaris
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Alopecia
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Cyst
  • Drug Eruptions
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Nail Disorders
  • Parasitic Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts

Background Check for Dr. Ackerman

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

3 Sanctions

  • Physical or Mental Condition  (4/9/2013)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: New Jersey
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (2/20/2013)
  • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: New York
  • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (2/21/2012)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Allegation of Complaint: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: New Jersey

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Media & Publications

  • Castle Connolly Top Physicians in America, 2007, 2008
  • Upjohn Research Award for Outstanding Research, 1992
  • Top Doctors in NJ Monthly Dermatology, 08-09
  • Consumer Research Council of America -Americas Top Physcians, 2004-2005
  • Fellow American College of Physicians

Education & Training

Medical School

SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1986

Internship Hospital

Montefiore Med Center

Residency Hospital

Montefiore Medical Center
Complete in 1989
Pittsburgh Specialty Hospital
Complete in 1992

Fellowship Hospital

American College Of Physicians

Languages Spoken by Dr. Ackerman & Staff

  • English

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