Dr. Joel David Ackerman MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 7 years of experience and practices in Pain Medicine and Pain Medicine.
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Dr. Joel Ackerman has 3 office locations.
Highland Manor
4911 S Arrowhead Dr
Ste 300
Independence, MO 64055

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Ackerman is Excellent. Dr. Ackerman has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Ackerman, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Infection
  • Pain
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Ackerman graduated from University of Kansas , Kansas City.


Dr. Ackerman has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Heartland Surgical Specialty Hospital 
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Ackerman accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans
  • Unicare - 5 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Anthem - 2 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Joel D. Ackerman practice?
Dr. Joel Ackerman practices Pain Medicine and Pain Medicine near Independence, MO.
Additional practice locations include: Kansas City, MO and Overland Park, KS.
See Independence Pain Management Doctors and Independence Anesthesiologists.