Dr. Yolanda Heman-Ackah, MD

Dr. Yolanda Heman-Ackah, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Yolanda Heman-Ackah, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Bala Cynwyd, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, laryngology, and more.

25 Bala Ave Ste 200

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Golden Rule
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 97% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 91% of peers
Chronic Laryngitis
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Heman-Ackah "Personalized, compassionate care of voice, ear, nose, and throat problems."

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Laryngology
  • Voice Therapy

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

54  Conditions Treated


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21  Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Hennepin County Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Mn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • American Institute Voice Ear Rsch/Grad Hosp/Jefferson Med College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors, 2009-2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Heman-Ackah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heman-Ackah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heman-Ackah to family and friends
31 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Heman-Ackah's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Heman-Ackah Says:

At Philadelphia Voice Center, we strive to provide exceptional care to all of our patients.  We are a full service otolaryngology practice that treats conditions affecting the ear, nose, throat, and head and neck region and that specializes in professional voice care and airway disorders.  

For new patients, it is important to remember that you must have your insurance information available at the time that you


Patient Comments (18)

This was my first visit and I was impressed by the professionalism, knowledge and thr fact that I was listened to. Dr. Heman Ackah took detailed notes and explained very clearly the medical and testing interventions. She was courteous and I felt reassured that I was getting the best care.
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The best, hands down!
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She helped me with issues I was having with my voice that the other doctors I saw could not. A very good doctor.
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Very happy with her care
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I have been seeing Dr. Heman Ackah for several years now, due to loss of my low range. I am a coffeehouse/festival singer and songwriter, and a public speaker. She helped to get my voice back to workable shape, and continues to help me maintain that.
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