James Ackerman, MD, Thoracic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, UPMC Mercy

JamesAckermanMD

Thoracic Surgery Pittsburgh, PA

Adult General Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgical Oncology

Physician

Dr. Ackerman is on Doximity

As a Doximity member you'll join over a million verified healthcare professionals in a private, secure network.

  • Connect with other colleagues in the same hospital or clinic
  • Search all U.S. specialist profiles and refer a patient
  • Read the latest clinical news and earn CME/CEU credits

See Dr. Ackerman's full profile

Already have an account?

  • Office

    200 Lothrop Street
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Suite C800
    Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Phone(412) 648-6359
  • Is this information wrong?

Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2019 - 2020
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Mercy HospitalResidency, General Surgery, 2014 - 2019
  • Geisinger Commonwealth School of MedicineClass of 2014, MD
  • Muhlenberg CollegeBS, Biochemistry, 2006 - 2010

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2019 - 2022
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery
  • Intuitive Surgicalda Vinci SI Training Equivalency Certificate
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic SurgeonsFundamentals of Endoscopic Surgery
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic SurgeonsFundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Academic Achievement Award UPMC Mercy Department of Surgery, 2016-2017, 2019
  • A.G. Marrangoni MD Surgical Research Award UPMC Mercy Department of Surgery, 2017
  • Charles J. Bannon Award for Excellence in Surgery Regional Hospital of Scranton Department of Surgery, 2014

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

  • 1 citations
    Beware of the interval cholecystectomy.
    James Ackerman, Ryan Abegglen, Mark Scaife, Andrew B. Peitzman, Matthew R. Rosengart, J. Wallis Marsh, Kurt R. Stahlfeld> ;Journal of Trauma-injury Infection and Critical Care. 2017 Jul 1

Press Mentions

  • James M. Ackerman, MD ’14
    James M. Ackerman, MD ’14March 13th, 2017
  • Interval Cholecystectomy May Be a Risky Business
    Interval Cholecystectomy May Be a Risky BusinessJanuary 24th, 2017

Hospital Affiliations