Dr. Andrew Ankamah, MD

Dr. Andrew Ankamah, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Andrew Ankamah, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine, and more.

1553 State Route 27 Ste 3100

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ankamah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ankamah treats Fibromyalgia more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Ankamah treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ankamah treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Ankamah treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Autoimmune Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ankamah treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Ankamah treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Ankamah's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Botox® for Chronic Migraine
Botox® Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Pain
Electrodiagnostic Procedure
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hand Pain
Herniated Disc
Hip Sprain
Injection Therapy
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Pain
Nerve Conduction Studies
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Pain
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sports Injuries
Sports Physical Examination
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stroke
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wrist Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

Caring with compassion and respect. Achieving superb outcomes and results. We focus on non-surgical approach to your medical conditions. Many patients have come to me with no hope and they almost all receive full recovery of their medical conditions. They may come in with tears but leave my office with smiles.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 2008
    New Jersey Medical School-Kessler Institute For Rehabilitation
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2003
    Robert Wood Johnson University
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1995
    Temple University
    Undergraduate School
    1995

Languages

  • French
  • Twi
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Scholarship To Advance Research in Spasticity (STARS), 2007-2008

Dr. Ankamah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ankamah

2.8

Based on 11 reviews

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I went there as I was refered by my PCP. Since I was in severe pain, I went for a couple of visits without thinking much. I was less than impressed. I feel better thanks to my Physical Therapist, but on a subsequent visit I raised a few other issues I have and he couldn't answer my basic questions...Read More
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Dr Andrew and Dr Paco is great doctor they treating me for 6 herniated discs encourage me to physical therapy which been awesome with calming the Pain with pain management I recommend
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awful doc im suffering in chronic pain and he would rather see me die then treat me for my pain i think its sick. Please stay away from this evil man. Also his medical facts are wrong atleast when he spoke to me so send him back to med school.
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Very long wait with no updates from staff. Waited 45 min over appoint time and still waiting. Won't be using this Dr again
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Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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