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Dr Israel Ackerman
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Israel Ackerman, M.D.

Israel Ackerman, M.D. is a fellowship-trained and board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in cataract and refractive surgery.  Dr. Ackerman attended Northwell Health/ Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital for residency and completed his fellowship training at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern in Cornea, External Disease, and Keratorefractive Surgery, solidifying his expertise in treating complex eye conditions. 

Dr. Ackerman offers a comprehensive range of services to his patients. He is proficient in performing advanced vision correction procedures, such as LASIK and PRK, allowing patients to achieve clear vision without the need for glasses or contacts.  Dr. Ackerman also specializes in cataract surgery, offering the latest advancements in technology, including high-tech intraocular lens implants, toric lenses, and femtosecond laser cataract surgery, ensuring optimal outcomes and quicker recovery times.

Dr. Ackerman’s dedication to his profession extends beyond his practice. As an adjunct clinical professor at the University of Texas Southwestern, he imparts his knowledge and experience to the next generation of ophthalmologists, teaching residents the art and science of cataract surgery. 

His focus on patient education ensures that individuals are well-informed about their conditions and treatment options, empowering them to make confident decisions about their eye health. 

With his combination of expertise and compassionate care, Dr. Israel Ackerman continues to make a significant impact in the field of ophthalmology, helping countless individuals regain clear vision and improve their overall quality of life.

Congratulations to Israel Ackerman, M.D. who has been voted to the Texas Super Doctors®: Rising Stars for 2023 & 2024!

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