Dr. Abraham Joshua Zimm, MD

Dr. Abraham Joshua Zimm, MD

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Plastic Surgery  ·  
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49 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Abraham Joshua Zimm, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in plastic surgery.Read his story

A. Joshua Zimm M.D., P.C.

50 E 72nd St # 1A

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zimm performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
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more than 52% of peers
Enlarged Turbinates
normal
more than 43% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
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more than 40% of peers

Dr. Zimm's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Zimm's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zimm "Dr. A. Joshua Zimm received his medical training in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at New York's finest teaching hospitals. He completed his residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He also trained at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York Hospital- Cornell Medical Center, Lenox Hill Hospital, St. Lukes -Roosevelt Hospital, and Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital. After being in practice for 10 years, Dr. Zimm completed a Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Peter Adamson at the University of Toronto. Dr. Zimm graduated from the University of Virginia in 1991 and attended the Medical College of Virginia where he graduated at the top of his class in 1995. He is board certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and currently resides on the attending staff at Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital and Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Zimm has received numerous honors and awards throughout his career. In 2004, he was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Other honors include the New York Hospital- Cornell Medical Center Alumni Council Distinguished Housestaff Award in 2000, First Place Basic Science Research Award in 1999, Second Place Clinical Research Award in 1998, and Third Place in the Resident Research Competition in 2001. He also was selected to participate in the Massey Cancer Center Oncology Fellowship in 1993. More recently, Dr. Zimm was selected as one of "America's Top Physicians" by the Consumer Research Council of America in 2013, 2010, 2009 as well as 2007, and as a Lifetime Member of Strathmore's Who's Who in 2004. Dr. Zimm was selected as "Man of the Year in Medicine and Healthcare" for 2009 for outstanding contributions to medicine and healthcare as recognized by the American Biographical Institute."
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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

48  Conditions Treated

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48  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • New York Hospital- Cornell
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Top Physicians, 2007, 2009
Media & Publications
  • Zimm A.J., Rizk S.S. Foreheadplasty,
  • Zimm A.J., Binder, W.J., "Midface Alloplastic Augmentation in the Asian and Latino Patient," Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Volume 18:1, February 2010, pp.49-69.,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zimm's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zimm to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Zimm's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Zimm transformed my life. My biggest concern with rhinoplasty was that I would wind up with a nose that look clearly "altered". Dr. Zimm is different. He saw the beauty from within and crafted a nose that was elegantly proportioned to my unique face. He listened to me with kindness, and...more
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I went to Dr. Zimm for a rhineoplasty, otoplasty, and neck liposuction. From day one, Dr. Zimm and his staff were extremely helpful through my entire experience. The surgery went very smoothly, and the staff alleviated all my concerns along the way. My results have been phenomenal. Now I don't feel...more
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