Dr. Paul Ackerman, MD

Dr. Paul Ackerman, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Ackerman, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

3500 Nostrand Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Top Care Areas

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Rotator Cuff Surgery
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more than 51% of peers
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
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more than 51% of peers
Systemic Chondromalacia
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more than 49% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Ackerman does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (5/14/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
2 Board Actions
  • Modification Order (5/24/2017)
    Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (3/30/2016)
    Action Taken: Modification Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York

Education

  • Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ackerman has no awards or honors listed.

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
4.4
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Ackerman's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in New York |
DR Paul Ackerman is a wonderful doctor. He help me with rehab and help me recover very quickly. Today I am back to walking and working out without no pain.. So i recommend see the doctor because he help me out with my injuries.
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in weehawken. newjersey |
i had an injury to both my knees and doctor ackerman treated me with utmost care and respec. i did extremely well. i have returned to work and frequent the gym. i am 100% thanks to his expert care.. i recommend him highly!
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in New York, NY |
ONE OF THE GREATEST DOCTORS I'VE EVER MET AND HAD BEEN TREATED, some time ago I had a major back injury and I didn't know the truth because this is such a serious matter but then I met dr. Akrami one of the greatest surgeons I had a chance to meet literally saved my back literally put me back into...more
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Dr. Ackerman accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ackerman has admitting privileges

North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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