Dr. Gregg Zimmer, MD

Dr. Gregg Zimmer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Gregg Zimmer, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Amherst, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3950 E Robinson Rd Ste 106

Amherst, NY 14228

Contact Information

(716) 691-3500

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zimmer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Zimmer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zimmer "Our office provides the best quality care to all our adult and pediatric patients."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

71  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Joint Fusion
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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.

Education

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • SUNY At Syracuse School Of Internal Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • American Academy Facial/Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zimmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zimmer's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zimmer to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Zimmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I scheduled an appointment last month and everything was great. About a half hour later, I received a call from the office to tell me that Dr. Zimmerman did not take my insurance. I then called my insurance company. They said he was on the list of providers and he takes Independant Health. I called...more
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