Dr. John Zimmerman, MD

Dr. John Zimmerman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 74
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Dr. John Zimmerman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Traverse City, MI and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth in 1971 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1221 6th St Ste 100

Traverse City, MI 49684

Contact Information

(231) 392-0640

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Zimmerman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman treats Spinal Stenosis more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman treats Spine Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zimmerman performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Zimmerman performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Zimmerman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Traverse City, MI and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth in 1971 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1977
    Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1973
    Ucla-U Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1973
  • 1971
    Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth
    Medical School
    1971

Awards

Dr. Zimmerman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zimmerman

2.7

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
34.78260869565217%
(8)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
13.043478260869565%
(3)
1 Star
47.82608695652174%
(11)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Zimmerman's Performance
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If you expect professional, courteous, compassionate care from a physician, avoid Dr. Zimmerman. He was arrogant and dismissive towards the continuous and ongoing back pain I have experience for years.
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Before coming to see Dr. Z I had two people tell me they didn't like him because he wouldn't do surgery on them. But I saw that as a good sign, and proceeded to visit Dr. Z. I was very impressed with Dr. Z's professionalism, and his compassion. He is a quiet man but very thoughtful and kind He...Read More
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I flew from Denver, Colorado to see Dr. Zimmerman in Traverse City. I can say I would recommend him to everyone. He is an EXCELLENT Physician.
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Choice Care PPO

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Munson Medical Center

Traverse City, MI

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