Dr. Edie Zusman, MD

Dr. Edie Zusman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Edie Zusman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Fairfield, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. She specializes in neurosurgery.

NorthBay Center for Neuroscience

1860 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 230

Fairfield, CA 94533
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
more than 81% of peers
more than 73% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 72% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zusman "Dr. Zusman puts the patient before the disease. She feels it is important to get to know the patient and help them understand their options giving them confidence to make their choices. She is an advocate for patient education and will always respect patient decisions."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Uc Davis Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zusman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Edie Zusman, MD
I love Dr. Zusman, she listens and really seems to care. She doesn't always remember the things we talk about from previous visits because she has so many patients but she is great at what she does and I value her opinion and her care. I would recommend her in a heartbeat.. A negative would be it's...Read More
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CA – Jun 25, 2018
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The moment Dr. Zusman walked in my Dad's exam room, we knew she was something special. Her warm smile and gentle handshake greeted us. She took time to really hear what my Dad's issues and concerns were and addressed them all with confidence and expertise. Her plan of action for my Dad's Neurogenic...Read More
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Sue Chaney in Benicia – May 31, 2018
Thank you for this very kind review. We will make...Read More
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Evidently I had a large menginoma close to a vein in my brain. Every neurologist that looks at My MRI scans tells me how lucky I am that I did not have a bleed or stoke during the surgery and what a skilled surgeon I had. Dr Zusman' s bedside manner and people skills are truly a reassuring and...Read More
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Lauren in Hayward, CA – Sep 13, 2016
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