Dr. Laurie Ackerman, MD

Dr. Laurie Ackerman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Laurie Ackerman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

705 Riley Hospital Dr Ste 1134

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Contact Information

(317) 396-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Sagamore Health Network
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ackerman "The mission of Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine is to be the leader in advancing the health of adults and children with neurosurgical disorders by providing comprehensive, compassionate and superior care in a state-of-the-art environment of healing, teaching, and discovery."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniosynostosis - Dandy-Walker - Hydrocephalus
  • Craniosynostosis - Sagittal - Dandy-Walker Malformation - Hydrocephalus
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Glioma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
  • Pediatric Tethered Cord Syndrome
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Fracture
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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Reconstruction for Craniosynos

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Education

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Indiana University School Of Medicin
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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