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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gerald Acker is Good. Dr. Acker has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gerald Acker, MD is board certified in Surgery.

Education & Awards

Dr. Acker graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)


Dr. Acker has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • New Island Hospital 
  • North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Southside Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Gerald Alan Acker MD is a male Surgeon, has 47 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Gerald A. Acker practice?
Dr. Gerald Acker has 2 office locations.
Dr. Gerald Acker practices Surgery near Roslyn Heights, NY.
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