Mike Ackerman has clinical experience interning as an acupuncturist at the University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview. Mike treated post-op surgery patients, oncology patients, organ transplant recipients, and immune-compromised patients. He has experience treating a wide range of acute and chronic conditions such as pain, digestive issues, stress-related issues, insomnia, allergies, asthma, anxiety, and depression.
Mike also worked for the University of Minnesota Physicians and Fairview for 9 years as a patient care coordinator, working closely with patients along side their care team coordinating their medical care. Mikes background has given him a strong understanding for both Eastern and Western medicine. This foundation affords him the ability to provide a more holistic approach to patient care.
Mike specializes in:
- back pain
- neck pain
- acute and chronic pain conditions and syndromes
- musculo-skeletal pain
- sports injuries/ joint pain
- pain due to fibromyalgia and other pain conditions and syndromes.
When he is not treating patients, Mike enjoys time with friends and family, traveling, hiking, time with friends and family, fishing and other outdoor activities, watching movies, and reading.