About

About

Dr. Ackerman is a fellowship trained Long Island Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery as well as the treatment of general orthopedic injuries and trauma. In addition to his clinical interest in shoulder and knee disorders, Dr. Ackerman has performed extensive research in cartilage restoration and hip arthroscopy. He has presented research and instructional lectures at numerous orthopedic

conferences.

Dr. Ackerman grew up on Long Island in Seaford, NY and went on to graduate cum laude from Cornell University with a degree in Biological Sciences. He received his medical degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Ackerman completed his residency training in Orthopedic Surgery at Columbia University s St. Luke s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City. His residency included orthopedic training at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York and Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Delaware.

Dr. Ackerman then completed a sports medicine fellowship at

Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. There he received additional training in minimally invasive and advanced arthroscopic techniques for the treatment of sports-related musculoskeletal injuries. During his fellowship, Dr. Ackerman served as an Associate Team Physician for the the New York Jets, New York Islanders, and Hunter College.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Chief resident

    • Mt Sinai West

  • Medical school

    • New York Medical College

  • Residencies

    • Mt Sinai West

  • Fellowships

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

    • North Shore University Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

1600 Stewart Avenue, 100Westbury, NY 11590
159 East 74th Street, Second FloorNew York, NY 10021

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