Dr. Gordon Zimmermann, MD

Dr. Gordon Zimmermann, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 67 years old

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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.Read more

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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.

Clearfield, UT |
Dr. Zimmermann is by far the best physician I have ever had to see. He is extremely knowledgeable and my experiences with his P.A. were exceptional. I live across the country now but if I ever had an orthopedic problem I would not let any other doctor operate on me.
in New Britain |
Great doctor and the quality and communication
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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.

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.

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.

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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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • 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

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

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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

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