Dr. Debra Zimring, MD

Dr. Debra Zimring, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Debra Zimring, MD is a family medicine specialist in Slingerlands, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 1996 and specializes in family medicine.Read her story

1882 New Scotland Rd # 200

Slingerlands, NY 12159

Contact Information

(518) 439-2460

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Zimring's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zimring "Dr. Debra Zimring earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Pennsylvania State University, and a doctoral degree in Genetics from the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in College Station, Texas. She then completed her Doctor of Medicine degree and Family Medicine Residency at Albany Medical College. Dr. Zimring has previously served as an attending physician at Albany Medical Center in the department of Family Medicine, Valatie Family Care Center and at Albany Family Practice Group, a division of Community Care Physicians. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Society of Addiction Medicine. She is also a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Zimring serves on the Board of Directors of the AIDS Council of Northeastern New York and has recently began volunteering her time at Equinox. Dr. Zimring sees patients at CapitalCare Family Medicine Slingerlands and Family MedEsthetics, 1882 New Scotland Road, Suite 200, Slingerlands, NY 12159. Call (518) 439-2460 for a medical appointment, and (518) 429-2909 for an esthetic appointment."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zimring "CapitalCare is an independent, multi-specialty group practice owned and directed by physicians. In operation since 1998, CapitalCare was founded on the belief that a physician-driven organization is uniquely positioned to deliver high-quality, cost-effective healthcare. We strive to deliver healthcare that is safe, efficient, effective, equitable, timely and patient-centered. We treat patients with respect, dignity and compassion and act with honesty, integrity and fairness. Above all else CapitalCare is committed to the care of human life."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

150  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Debra Zimring, MD
Dr. Zimring is incredibly amazing in helping my family and I every time we go to visit. She has always been hands on, empathetic and useful in helping us with our various problems throughout the years. I always recommend her and her practice to any friends looking for a new doctor.
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Mar 14, 2018
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Dr Zimring has been my primary physician for over 10 years. If there is a long wait to see her it's because she communicates thoroughly with all of her patients and makes sure all their questions are answered and needs are met. I trust her judgement and integrity.
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Mar 10, 2018
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Very short annual checkup. Hardly did anything! Does not give one much confidence. Also poor follow-up on conditions.
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Mar 08, 2018
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Very nice physician but received such an abbreviated physical. Some of the referrals I asked for were not waiting for me like colonoscopy and mammogram. Prescription delivery not explained. And more but hopefully gets better. Oh also at front desk I said can you check w dr on something and she...Read More
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Albany, NY – Aug 09, 2017
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Great office staff and providers!
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Chris in Albany, NY – Jul 08, 2016
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