Monica M. Van Acker, DO
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
153 reviews
I strive to see patients within a reasonable time frame to immediately address their presenting problems and provide exceptional treatment when diagnosed with chronic conditions.
- Monica M. Van Acker, DO
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
She was very helpful and her advice has already improved the quality of my dry skin
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
I found Dr. helpful with my concerns, thorough, and efficient with out making me feel rushed.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
MONICA IS A WINNER!!!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very thorough and gave several samples of products for me to use before purchasing to make sure I wasn't allergic to them.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr Van Acker is an outstanding dermatologist! She’s thorough, detailed and approachable. Her work is excellent. Her MA, Audra, is outstanding as well. Both of them also provide detailed explanations when questions are asked.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Nice job.... love the NEW office surroundings.. ONWARD!!!!
Survey
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I developed severe bleeding from an area that was excised but when you call in you get an outside telemarketing firm
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
It was very clear that Doctor VanAcker cares about her patients and takes pride in the service she provides. This was my first visit and I am so pleased with my decision to switch to Forefront!!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Van Acker is not a physician on the clock. She takes time to explain thoroughly. I am most appreciative.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Van Acker is consistently good. She's pleasant, efficient, caring, and makes the entire experience better.
Education

Undergraduate Degree:

BS, Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI

Medical School:

DO, Michigan State University – East Lansing, MI

Dermatology Residency:

Michigan State University / St. Joseph Mercy Hospital – Ann Arbor, MI

Professional Memberships
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Medical Dermatology Society
Women’s Dermatologic Society
Society for Pediatric Dermatology
North American Hair Research Society
Sigma Sigma Phi Honorary Osteopathic Service Fraternity
American Osteopathic College of Dermatology
Achievements
Saint Joseph Mercy Hospital Resident Research Day Best Case Presentation, 2018
American Academy of Dermatology Everett C. Fox Memorial Research Award, 2016
Michigan Dermatology Society Research Award, 2015 & 2016
American Osteopathic College of Dermatology Research Award, 2015
Women’s Dermatology Society Mentorship Award with Murad Alam MD, 2015
American Society for Dermatological Surgery Conference Scholarship, 2015
Michigan State College of Osteopathic Medicine Sills Research Scholarship, 2010 & 2011
National American College of Physicians Conference, 1st place investigational research, 2010
Friendship Memorial Scholarship for pre-professional achievements, 2010