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Benjamin D. Acker, D.O., M.B.A., FAOCO

Benjamin D. Acker, D.O., M.B.A., FAOCO

Benjamin D. Acker, D.O., M.B.A., FAOCO,  received his undergraduate degree at Union College in Schenectady, NY, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry.  He went on to earn his Master’s in Business Administration, Health Systems Administration from Union, then received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM).

Dr. Acker served his internship in Otolaryngology/Facial Plastics Surgery at UMDNJ-SOM’s Kennedy Health System, followed by his residency at that same institution.  He is currently board certified in Otolaryngology/Facial Plastics Surgery. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association, the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  Dr. Benjamin Daesoon Acker D.O. was the recipient of multiple awards during medical school for academic excellence and graduated at the top of his class.  He won an award during internship for teaching students, and he was also the recipient of the Patrick Murray award at the end of his residency for achieving the highest In-Service exam score in the nation out of all Osteopathic residents.  He has always found it important to have a strong foundation of medical knowledge in order to provide better and evidence based patient care.

Benjamin D. Acker, D.O., M.B.A., FAOCO accepts the following insurance plans:

Port Jefferson Office:
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BC/BS Empire NY Pathway
  • BC/BS Empire NY
  • BC/BS HealthPlus
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • Empire Plan (UHC)
  • Fidelis
  • HealthCare Partners IPA
  • HealthSmart WTC
  • HIP
  • Island Group
  • LIJ IPA
  • Local 1199
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • POMCO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United HealthCare
  • US Family Health
  • Wellcare
  • WTC Health For Heros
Location:

Port Jefferson

1500 Route 112
Building # 4, 2nd floor
Port Jefferson Station, NY, 11776
Suffolk County

Tel: (631) 928-0188

Fax: (631) 928-0185

Hospital Privileges:
  • John T. Mather Memorial Hospital (CHS)
  • St. Charles Hospital (CHS)