Dr. Duncan Ackerman is a board eligible orthopaedic surgeon with additional fellowship training in hand and microvascular surgery. He specializes in common and complex problems of the upper extremity including carpal tunnel syndrome, peripheral nerve injury, arthritis of the small joints of the hand and wrist, elbow and shoulder problems and upper extremity trauma.
A native of Minot, N.D., Dr. Ackerman received his Bachelor of Arts from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn. He attended medical school at University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences where he received his Doctorate in Medicine. Following medical school, he spent an additional five years training at the Mayo Clinic Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program in Rochester, Minn. He subsequently completed a one-year fellowship in hand and mirovascular surgery at the Mayo Clinic. He joined The Bone & Joint Center in 2009.