Dr. Michael Ackermann received his undergraduate degree from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN in 1994. He went on to earn his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago in 1998. He also completed his internship at the Olypia Fields Medical Center in Olypia Fields, IL.
Before coming to Lake City, Dr. Ackermann practiced for 7 years in Menomonie, WI. He opened Ackermann Total Eye Care in 2006.
While routine eye care is the focus at Ackermann Total Eye Care, Dr. Ackermann specializes in treating eye emergencies, such as foreign bodies in the eye, red/painful eyes, and patients with sudden vision loss. He also uses advanced technology to diagnose and treat patients with glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration.
Dr. Ackermann has been nationally recognized for his program to offer a free eye exam to children before they enter kindergarten.