Dr. Gregory Ackert, MD

Dr. Gregory Ackert, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gregory Ackert, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in New Hyde Park, NY. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Ackert is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

1983 Marcus Ave Ste E124

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 627-2121

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Ackert performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
43

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 11/7/2013
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11030
  • Settlement : 1/8/2016
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11030
0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • St John's University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Long Island Jewish
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Long Island Jewish
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ackert has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ackert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ackert's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ackert to family and friends
4.1
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Ackert's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in King William, VA |
Dr Ackert is the same as he was years ago and both my husband and I have gone to him for 15+ years... extremely patient and through, and caring. We travel from VA to see him whenever we need to see him. It's hard to find a great Dr but he is it!! Thank you Dr. ACKERT .
in Whitestone |
Dr Ackert is amazing however he is surrounded by incompetent staff so to actually see the doctor ....good luck getting through the horrible staff...such a disgrace for a gifted doctor
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ackert accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Ackert has admitting privileges

North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
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