Dr. Christian Zimmerman, MD

Dr. Christian Zimmerman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Christian Zimmerman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Boise, ID. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

901 N Curtis Rd Ste 503

Boise, ID 83706

Contact Information

(208) 367-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Corizon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
  • LifeWise
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Dr. Zimmerman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman treats Herniated Disc more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Release
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

As physicians, both recent and remotely trained, the inherent premise of our "medical oath and contract to provide safe and meaningful care to the best of our judgments and training." And "...upholding the sanctity of life in a pure and resolute f...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Barrow Neurological Institute Of St Joseph's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • The University Of Texas Med Branch At Galveston Division Of Neurosurgery
    Residency Hospital
  • Prince George's Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Zimmerman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zimmerman

3.7

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
65%
(26)
4 Stars
2.5%
(1)
3 Stars
2.5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
30%
(12)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Zimmerman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr Zimmerman explained my condition very well. I trust him for my care.
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After a 15 yr battle with severe back pain thanks to Dr. Z and staff I am nearly pain free. Thanks to you all..you were amazing and so kind
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He was great. He listened to my concerns and provided recommendations. Yes I would recommend him!
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Best Doctor we could ask for. Helped my mother better than anyone I could want or think of. Thank you!
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I found Dr. Zimmerman to be a very pleasant man. He's very good at what he does and is great at communicating with patients. I'd recommend him in a heart beat.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna PPO
Trinity Health Plan
Altius Health Plans
Altius Health Plans HMO
Altius Health Plans POS
Altius Health Plans PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho HMO
Blue Cross of Idaho POS
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Corizon Health
First Choice Health
First Choice Health HMO
First Choice Health POS
First Choice Health PPO
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
Humana
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
LifeWise
Medicaid of Idaho
Medicaid of Oregon
DMAP
Moda Health
Gold
Silver
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PacificSource
PHCS
PHCS EPO
PHCS POS
PHCS PPO
Providence Health Plans
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oregon PPO
Saint Alphonsus Health Alliance
Wise Provider Networks
Wise Provider Networks PPO

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