Dr. Michael Akerman, MD

Dr. Michael Akerman, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Michael Akerman, MD is a pulmonologist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry in 1981 and specializes in pulmonary disease, geriatric medicine, and more.

760 Broadway

Brooklyn, NY 11206

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Asthma
very high
more than 98% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

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4  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

5  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Paracentesis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Brookdale Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • SUNY Health Science Ctr/Kings Co
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akerman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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