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Dr. Carl Zimmerman, MD

Gynecology ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Zimmerman

Vanderbilt Center for Women's Health

719 Thompson Ln Ste 27100 Nashville, TN 37204

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Dr. Carl Zimmerman, MD is a gynecology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in gynecology.


Dr. Zimmerman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zimmerman

3.2

Based on 13 reviews

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Would not answer questions. Seemed very rushed. Acted like he would rather be anywhere except seeing patients. Maybe he was just having a bad day, but I have seen him twice and got the same impression on both visits.
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Dr. Zimmerman and his staff are very friendly and efficient. He listens to you and explains in layman's terms what is going on. He never seems rushed. I have been going to Dr. Zimmerman for the past 17 years. I trust his decisions.
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I would not recommend this physician.
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Dr. Zimmerman is a caring wonderful doctor. He truly listens to you when you talk. I like the 100 Oaks facilities.
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Biography

Dr. Carl Zimmerman, MD is a gynecology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in gynecology.

Specialties

  • Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1976
Vanderbilt University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1973
St Thomas Hospital
Internship Hospital
1972
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
1973
1972

Awards

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(615) 343-5700

Dr. Zimmerman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
LocalPlus
MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Zimmerman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman performs Rh Incompatibility Screening more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman performs Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Oophorectomy
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman performs Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections