Dr. William J. Ackerman, MD

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Specializes in Geriatric Medicine • Male • Age 67

1200 Garden View Rd Ste 110
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Dr. Ackerman:

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Dr. Ackerman's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
Tri - City Medical Center
4002 Vista Way
Oceanside, CA 92056

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ackerman

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UCSD Multi Specialty Clinic
UCSD Multi Specialty Clinic
1200 Garden View Rd Ste 110
Encinitas, CA 92024
UCSD Concierge Mdcn
UCSD Concierge Mdcn
1200 Garden View Rd Ste 100
Encinitas, CA 92024
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    Dr. Ackerman's Experience

    Specialties

    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonology

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
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    Procedures Dr. Ackerman Performs

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    • Asthma
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchospasm
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Emphysema
    • Lung Cancer
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Pneumonia
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Incompetence
    • Respiratory Failure
    • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Systemic Sclerosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Ackerman

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    State University of New York At Buffalo
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Uc San Diego Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    Uc San Diego Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California, San Diego
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ackerman & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Ackerman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Ackerman has admitting privileges:

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    • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

    • Tri - City Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Ackerman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ackerman to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Ackerman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes 11 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Ackerman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Ackerman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    UCSD Multi Specialty Clinic
    1200 Garden View Rd Ste 110
    Encinitas, CA 92024
    (760) 536-7670 (Office)
    B
    UCSD Concierge Mdcn
    1200 Garden View Rd Ste 100
    Encinitas, CA 92024
    (760) 536-7670 (Office)
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    Dr. Ackerman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Ackerman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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