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Specializes in Geriatric Medicine • Male • Age 67

1200 Garden View Rd Ste 100
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Dr. Ackerman's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024

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Accepting new patients?

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

    Specialties

    • Geriatric Medicine
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
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    Procedures Dr. Ackerman Performs

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    • Asthma
    • Atelectasis
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchospasm
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Emphysema
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Cancer
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Pneumonia
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • 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 Center
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Uc San Diego Med Center
    Complete in 1978

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California San Diego
    Complete in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ackerman & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ackerman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    Dr. Ackerman's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    13 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ackerman

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.9 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    UCSD Concierge Mdcn
    1200 Garden View Rd Ste 100
    Encinitas, CA 92024
    (760) 536-7670 (Office)
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    UCSD Multi Specialty Clinic
    1200 Garden View Rd Ste 110
    Encinitas, CA 92024
    (760) 536-7670 (Office)
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