Thomas Ackerson, MD

Joint Replacement and Fracture Surgery

Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Ackerson received his undergraduate degree from University of Southern California and his medical degree from University of California – Irvine. He had an internship and also completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at LAC+USC Medical Centerand a fellowship at American College of Surgeons and International College of Surgeons. He was in the Military  in the United States Air Force as a Flight Surgeon.  Dr. Ackerson is active in the American Medical Association, California Medical Association, Pasadena Medical Association ,Western Orthopedic Association ,Los Angeles County Medical Association,Orthopedic Teaching Service. He specializes in Total Joint Replacement, Traum and Fracture Surgery, Complex Orthopaedic Consultations.

Appointments:

1975-Present: University of Southern California – Huntington Memorial Hospital Residents

1976: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Diplomat

1979: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

1979: Fellow, American College of Surgeons

1981: Fellow, International College of Surgeons

1999: Los Angeles Surgical Society

2011: Medical Board of California, Expert Reviewer