Dr. Jack Ackerman, DO

Dr. Jack Ackerman, DO

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Internal Medicine  |  
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58 y/o
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Dr. Jack Ackerman, DO is an internal medicine doctor who practices in San Jose, CA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.Read his story

Samaritan Internal Medicine

2410 Samaritan Dr Ste 201

San Jose, CA 95124
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Stanford Health Care Advantage
  • Stanford Health Care Alliance
  • 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 Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Ackerman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ackerman "I am a Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician trained at the Cleveland Clinic. After 20 years with the San Jose Medical Group, I moved my practice, in March 2015, to the Samaritan Internal Medicine Group, part of Stanford Healthcare. What is an internist or physician in Internal Medicine? I like to explain in like this: You know how Pediatricians are specialists with children, well, Internal Medicine is a specialty for adults. We do not do surgery, we do not treat children, we do not deliver babies. But we have a more in-depth knowledge of adults and the subspecialties of Internal Medicine: Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Hematology, Pulmonary And Hospital Medicine than a General Practitioner or Family Medicine physician."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ackerman "Jack Ackerman, DO, is one of over 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. He is board certified in Internal Medicine."
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Confusion
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Albion College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Kirksville College Of Osteopathy and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Kirksville Osteo Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ackerman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ackerman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ackerman to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ackerman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

San Jose ca |
Hi doctor Ackerman you are best doctor Ackerman is really a true doctor. He tells you what s up have a grate day doctor. Love Regina Espino
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We recently changed primary care physicians because of insurance but Ackerman was great. My dad has cirrhosis of the liver we've dealt with so many doctors and dr Ackerman is definetely amongst the best of them. Nice, professional, and understanding. Absolutely would recommend to family/friends.
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Dr. Ackerman accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
    Anthem Blue Cross PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Added Advantage POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Open Access Plus
  • Health Net
    Health Net HMO
    Healthy Heart HMO
  • Humana
    Humana PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Stanford Health Care Advantage
    Medicare Advantage
  • Stanford Health Care Alliance
    Group Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicare Advantage
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ackerman has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Hospital
2425 Samaritan Dr
San Jose, CA 95124
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O'Connor Hospital
2105 Forest Ave
San Jose, CA 95128
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