Dr. Gordon Zimmermann, MD

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Dr. Gordon Zimmermann, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Orthopedic Associates of Hartford 499 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06032 Get Directions
(860) 549-8255

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My job is to provide the very best and latest in care for your knee and shoulder problems. I will...
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

Dr. Zimmermann says..

My experience in arthroscopy is in the many thousands of cases for knees and shoulders. I have also done thousands of partial and full knee replacements.

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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

Procedures Performed

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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    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

  • Medical School
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    St Elizabeth Hosp Of Boston

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Medical School

    Completed in 1979

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Utah

    Completed in 1979

    University Of Utah (Arthroscopy)

    Completed in 1979

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Notre Dame

    Graduated in 1970

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • US News and World report...Ranked as one of the top orthopedic surgeons nationwide in its most recent issue.
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Zimmermann's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Zimmermann's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Zimmermann

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Zimmermann's Care Philosophy

My job is to provide the very best and latest in care for your knee and shoulder problems. I will explain all treatment options and we can formulate a plan that best fits your needs. My expertise is confined to knee and shoulder arthroscopy and knee replacement both partial robotic assisted and total knee replacement. I look forward to serving you.

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Dr. Zimmermann says...

My experience in arthroscopy is in the many thousands of cases for knees and shoulders. I have also done thousands of partial and full knee replacements.

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Dr. Zimmermann says...

Thanks for your feedback. I appreciate your relating your satisfaction about good and bad experiences . Remember this is not about popularity but competency and results.