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Dr. George Ackerman, MD

Sports Medicine*
4.7 (287)
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Overview of Dr. George Ackerman, MD

Dr. George Ackerman, MD is a Sports Medicine Specialist in New Hyde Park, NY. They graduated from NEW YORK Medical College and is affiliated with Optum Urgent Care - Glen Oaks. Dr. Ackerman, completed a residency at St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ackerman an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Ackerman works at Optum Orthopedics and Sports Medicine - Lake Success in New Hyde Park, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Ackerman's Office Locations

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    Optum Orthopedics and Sports Medicine - Lake Success
    2800 Marcus Ave Ste 102LAKE, New Hyde Park, NY 11042 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (516) 517-6362

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Wrist Sprain or Strain
Miner's Knee
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Chondromalacia
Meniscus Tear
Patellar Chondromalacia
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Instability
Ankle Ligament Rupture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Baker’s Cyst
Bursitis
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Cartilage Damage
Cartilage Degeneration
Cartilage Disorders
Cartilage Tear
Clavicle Fracture
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fracture
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Glenoid Labrum Tear
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Joint Pain
Knee Arthritis
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Injuries
Knee Osteophyte
Knee Pain
Knee Sprain
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Ligament Disorders
Ligament Sprain
Ligament Tears
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
Medial Epicondylitis
Meniscus Injuries
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Patella Tendon Tears
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Ruptured Tendon
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Bursitis
Shoulder Diseases
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Labral Tear
Shoulder Osteophyte
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Snapping Hip
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tendon Disorders
Tendon Injuries
Tendonitis
Tenosynovitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Tibial Fracture
Torn Cartilage
Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Achilles Tendon Surgery
ACL Surgery
Arm Surgery
Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Articular Cartilage Repair
Carpal Tunnel Release
Cartilage Implantation
Cartilage Regeneration
Cartilage Repair
Cartilage Transplant
Distal Clavicle Excision Surgery
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Glenoid Labrum Repair
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Dislocation
Hyaluronic Acid Injection
Joint Drainage
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Cartilage Implantation
Knee Cartilage Repair
Knee Cartilage Treatment
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Joint Aspiration and Injection
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Surgery
Labrum Repair
Lateral Meniscus Repair
Ligament Reconstruction
Ligament Repair
Medial Meniscus Repair
Meniscal Allograft Transplant
Meniscectomy
Meniscus Surgery
Meniscus Transplantation
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Reconstruction
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Stabilizations
Shoulder Surgery
Steroid Injection
Tendon Repair
Trigger Finger Release
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Connecticare
    • Consumer Health Network
    • Coventry Health Care
    • EmblemHealth
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Fidelis Care
    • Health Net
    • Healthfirst
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Humana
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    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Oxford Health Plans
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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.7
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    Based on 287 ratings
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    4 Star
    (47)
    3 Star
    (8)
    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (2)
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    About Dr. George Ackerman, MD

    Specialties*
    • Sports Medicine

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1720393259
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • St Luke's-Roosevelt Hosp/Columbia P&S
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • NEW YORK Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Optum Urgent Care - Glen Oaks

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    Dr. George Ackerman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ackerman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ackerman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ackerman works at Optum Orthopedics and Sports Medicine - Lake Success in New Hyde Park, NY. View the full address on Dr. Ackerman’s profile.

    287 patients have reviewed Dr. Ackerman. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ackerman.

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