Jeffrey Ackerman, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon with Fellowship Training in Adult Reconstruction, Joint Preservation and Resurfacing

Phone: 773-777-9900

Board Certifications
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Practice Locations

Affiliated Hospitals

  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • Lincoln Park Center for Advanced Orthopedic Surgery
  • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult Reconstruction, Joint Preservation and Resurfacing
  • Hip Preservation and Arthroscopy
  • Hip & Knee Replacement
  • Complex Hip & Knee Revision Surgery
  • Hip Pain & Injuries
  • Independent Medical Evaluations (IME)

Biography

Jeffrey Ackerman, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee reconstruction and hip preservation. Fellowship-trained in complex primary and revision hip and knee replacement procedures, he performs minimally invasive anterior and posterior approach hip replacements. Dr. Ackerman is one of few surgeons trained in hip arthroscopy and open pelvic osteotomy surgery. He treats adolescents, young adults, and athletes with hip disorders, including acetabular labral tears, femoroacetabular impingement problems, hip dysplasia, avascular necrosis, and sequelae of pediatric hip problems.

Dr. Ackerman believes in the comprehensive care of his patients and strives to provide the highest level of individualized care. He presents all available treatment options, including nonsurgical and surgical procedures, to improve patients’ overall health and activity.

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I believe in comprehensive treatment for all my patients, providing the highest level of individualized care possible.”

Jeffrey Ackerman, MD

Education

Medical School

University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Residency

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, MI- Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship

Washington University, St. Louis, MO- Adult Reconstruction, Joint Preservation and Resurfacing

Awards

  • Chief Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, MI – Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Emerging Leader, American Orthopaedic Association
  • Resident Scholarship, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
  • Resident Scholarship, American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Marcus Welby Award

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Patient Feedback

Weight Loss Success Allows for Simultaneous Bilateral Total Hip Replacement: Sharon’s Story
Sharon Thomas was experiencing excruciating pain in her hips six months prior to her simultaneous bilateral total hip replacement in 2019. She could hardly walk or use the stairs… Read more

Knee Revision Eliminates Chronic Pain: Margaret’s Story
In March of 2017, I had my knee replaced. For over a year I suffered with chronic pain, swelling, and burning of my leg. I had three other surgeries and even a nerve block. The original surgeon never ordered a CT scan… Read more


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