Dr. Jeffrey Zimm, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Zimm, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(51)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Zimm, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

11600 Gladiolus Dr Ste 109

Fort Myers, FL 33908

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Hamot Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Loyola U Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zimm has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zimm's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zimm to family and friends
3.2
based on 51 total reviews (20 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Zimm's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

After cataract surgery, pain was incredible (this is not normal); he wouldn't listen and just said it will go away. His hand was on the door while I'm asking questions. Went to another doctor, I had 4 things wrong with the surgery. Then my vision kept getting worse especially at night. I'm now...more
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in Fort Myers
Fabulous experience. I had PRK surgery on 11/20/17. Perfect results.
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in Ft Myers, FL
Had cataract surgery...had and continue to have terrible pain and poor vision. His staff was fine; he was not. He ignored my comments about the pain and seemed anxious to leave to get to the next patient. Instead of answering my questions, he said one of his staff would address my concerns. My...more
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in Ft Myers, FL
Dr Zimm promised after Lasik I would be able to see. Everything was going to be easy. He ignored that I can't see now, never offering a solution. Last visit I waited 50 min and finally left without seeing him. New Dr confirms everything I was told was untrue. I sent a letter requesting my money...more
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in Miami, FL
The Doctor is very pleasant and direct. Staff kind, and welcoming. I recommend All Saints Eye Center Highly!
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