Dr. Joshua Zimmerman, MD

Dr. Joshua Zimmerman, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joshua Zimmerman, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Edison, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

205 May St Ste 202

Edison, NJ 08837

Contact Information

(908) 757-1520

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • 5 More

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

Rotator Cuff Tear
very high
more than 97% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Brooke Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zimmerman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zimmerman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zimmerman to family and friends
4.0
based on 27 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Zimmerman's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Although I did have to wait over thirty minutes to be seen, I soon saw why when I was in the room with Dr. Zimmerman. He took time to explain my condition. Listened patiently to my concerns and answered all my questions. It was a great experience. He gave me all my options and told me the pros...more
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they would not treat a patiet if this patient was treated before by other doctor. I lost my doctor because of insurance change and these doctors refused to see me because I have seen another doctor. What kind of doctor is this? Aren’t they supposed to help patient in need ?! So cinycal and...more
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Dr Zimmerman was on call for his practice and responded to the ER on a Sunday evening based on a call to his office. My elderly mom was in a great deal of pain and Dr Zimmerman was extremely caring, helpful and professional in helping to alleviate her discomfort. He fully explained her diagnosis...more
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Went to see Dr. Zimmerman about severe pain in my arm, shoulder and neck, arm keeps going numb (pins & needles) takes Xrays, sends me for MRI, week and a half to get another appt , spends less than 4 mins with me just to tell me I now have to go see 2 other Doctors mean while, I'm still in pain,...more
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I had 2 shoulder surgeries with Dr Zimnerman. Never had to take A pain pill after surgery. It has now been several years since the 2 surgeries and my shoulders are perfect . I highly recommend Dr Zimmerman to all. I rate him a 5 out of 5. Great Doctor.
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