Dr. Cheryl Ackerman, MD

Dr. Cheryl Ackerman, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  |  
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Dr. Cheryl Ackerman, MD is a pediatric dermatology doctor who practices in Glen Ridge, NJ. She has been practicing for 29 years.

368 Ridgewood Ave

Glen Ridge, NJ 07028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Ackerman's Experience

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Dr. Ackerman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ackerman "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."

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Cyst
  • Drug Eruptions
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Nail Diseases
  • Parasitic Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Shingles
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Allergy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • Cystectomy
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mole Removal
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

6 Sanctions
  • Modification Order (6/15/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/1/2016)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Physical or Mental Condition (11/16/2015)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey
  • Disciplinary action in another state (8/7/2014)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
  • Physical or Mental Condition (7/11/2013)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey
  • Physical or Mental Condition (4/9/2013)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey
1 Board Action
  • Physical or Mental Condition (5/9/2014)
    Action Taken: Other
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey

Education

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Pittsburgh Specialty Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • American College Of Physicians
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ackerman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ackerman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ackerman to family and friends
1.6
based on 7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Ackerman's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
POOR
Staff friendliness
POOR
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

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Dr. Ackerman accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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