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Dr. Scot Ackerman

radiation oncology
Jacksonville, FL
38 years experience male

Locations

First Coast Oncology

Jacksonville, FL

Address

10881 San Jose Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL
Directions

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Specialties
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radiation oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scot Ackerman
radiation oncology 38 years experience
No: Most, but not all, cervical cancers are related to a human papilloma virus infection. Your physician can have the cancer specimen evaluated for hpv.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scot Ackerman
radiation oncology 38 years experience
Yes: Yes, but bright red blood in the stool or a dark color stool could be caused my many other factors. If you have blood in your stool you should see you... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scot Ackerman
radiation oncology 38 years experience
Unlikely cancer: The pain you describe is most likely pleurisy or costochondritis. Lung cancer is extremely rare in someone your age. There are, however, some other ma... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scot Ackerman
radiation oncology 38 years experience
TSH should be low.: The TSH should never be elevated in a patient with a history of thyroid cancer. A patient should be maintained on a dose of synthroid (thyroxine) suff... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scot Ackerman
radiation oncology 38 years experience
Yes, you can.: A prosthetic testicle should not interfere with your health in anyway. And, it should not impose any limitations on one's life. But, if one has had te... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scot Ackerman
radiation oncology 38 years experience
Vaginal Bleeding: Usually the symptoms of recurrent endometrial cancer are vaginal bleeding or lower abdominal/pelvic pain and discomfort. But, many recurrent endometri... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ackerman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ross University School of Medicine, Dominican Republic
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
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