Monica M. Van Acker, DO, FAAD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
4.9 /5
618 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
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Van Acker is very pleasant to work with. She is friendly and competent.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I thought my visit was very thorough.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
My most recent appointment was fast and efficient which I greatly appreciated.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Once again I was impressed with the office efficiency, i.e., I did not observe ant waisting of time. And therefore, I did not feel that my time was being waisted.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Van Acker is great. She's thorough as well as friendly and she's willing to take the time to explain things.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very, very professional and full of information! Great visit!!!
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Van Acker is the best!
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Thorough, professional, friendly. Everything you want in a dermatologist
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Van Acker is the best!
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Dr VanAker, Always explains everything well before she does anything. She is excellent at anything I have had to have done. I love her attitude, she's great. The best place in Lansing area when you need a good dermatologist.
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