Dr. Kathryn Ackerman, MD

Dr. Kathryn Ackerman, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Kathryn Ackerman, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in sports medicine, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, and more.Read her story

319 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

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(617) 355-3501

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Ackerman's conditions and procedures:

Bone Disorders
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Disordered Eating
Hormone Imbalance
Hypothalamic Amenorrhea
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Sports Injuries
Sports Physical Examination
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture

About Me

Biography

"Kathryn E. Ackerman, MD, MPH is a sports medicine physician and the medical director of the Female Athlete Program in the Sports Medicine Division at Boston Children's Hospital. Her interests include female athletes, rowing injuries, endocrinology, ...

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Education

  • 2009
    Brigham & Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2007
    Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2006
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital
    2006
  • 2003
    Harvard School Of Public Health
    2003
  • 2002
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1994
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School
    1994

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Dr. Ackerman is patient, caring and thorough. She always listens to my concerns and helps to put together a plan that focuses on health and wellness in addition to taking into consideration goals of my sports and activities. Dr. Ackerman is an excellent physician and I would highly recommend her...Read More
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Dr.Ackerman is a compassionate, honest doctor. I always recommend her to my teammates and friends. She not only treated my stress fractures, but created a treatment team to address the root cause of them and help me develop the skills to cope with both. Her knowledge and research of both orthopedic...Read More
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Dr. Ackerman treated my daughter with kindness, care, and understanding. Her thoroughness was impressive. Her knowledge unsurpassed. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Ackerman was an amazing resource for me when I was healing my 5th stress fractures. She found the source of why I was getting so many stress injuries and worked to change the cause rather than just treat the injury. She cared so much about returning me to the sport that I love so much and I am...Read More
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I just read another review and it is identical to mine. We waited almost an hour. We were in the room for over 40 minutes waiting. She came in and did not apologize for the wait. She was very curt and just sent us to get an MRI (without explanation). She acted as if she could not possibly care...Read More
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