Palm Beach Sports Medicine

Phone: (561) 845-6000
Fax: (561) 845-6916

Board Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery


Dr. Ackerman has been in active practice in orthopaedic surgery in Palm Beach County since 1989 after finishing his orthopaedic surgical training at the Massachusetts General Hospital. After serving as chief resident, he completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital assisting in the care of the Harvard University athletes. During that time Dr. Ackerman had a teaching appointment at the Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ackerman has been personally involved in athletics with a long career in basketball culminating as captain of the Harvard Varsity Basketball team in 1977-978. He currently enjoys tennis, basketball and the great outdoors. He is involved in the care of amateur and professional athletes in their return to sports utilizing arthroscopic minimally invasive surgery, cartilage restoration surgery, and total reconstruction. He presently serves as a team physician for the United States Tennis Association.



Harvard University, B.A., (cum laude), Biology

Medical School

Mount Sinai School of Medicine


Mount Sinai Hospital, NY


Mount Sinai Hospital, NY, General Surgery Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery Training


Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, Sports Medicine

Practicing Locations:

ACKERMAN, GARY 641 University Blvd. ,Ste. B214
Jupiter, FL 33458
(561) 845-6000
ACKERMAN, GARY 4440 Beacon Circle
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
(561) 845-6000

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