Dr. Phillip Zinni III, DO

Dr. Phillip Zinni III, DO

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Phillip Zinni III, DO is a sports medicine specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 1988 and specializes in sports medicine, osteopathic manipulative therapy, and more.Read his story

1250 Peach St # Peach

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of California
  • Tricare
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Dr. Zinni III's Experience

Dr. Zinni III's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Family Practice/OMT
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Zinni III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zinni III "Phillip Zinni III DO, FAOASM, MS, ATC Sports Medicine / Regenerative Interventional Orthopedic Medicine / Pain Medicine. Dr. Zinni is a high-quality, cutting-edge physician utilizing emerging techniques for pain management who also exhibits strong compassion toward his patients demonstrated by a caring bedside manner. Dr. Zinni was the first Regenerative Medicine physician in California to successfully utilize PRP and Stem Cell injection therapy. He provides an individualized tailored proactive, preventative, protective & prognosticative (predictive) approach to Regenerative Interventional Orthopedic Medicine and pain management for an injured, deteriorating, or aging population utilizing Musculoskeletal (MSK) Ultrasound (US) and Fluoroscopic (portable x-ray) guided regenerative, platelet (PRP), viscosupplementation and pain medication injections. He treats all MSK, soft tissue, extremity and spinal skeletal pathology and disease. He is focused on preservation of optimum human function, health, and longevity i.e. quality of life; making every effort to restore function and modulate the process of aging prior to the onset of degeneration. Dr. Zinni is a well-loved, innovative physician, committed to high quality individual care for his patients. He is active in the Christian Medical and Dental community, enjoys all outdoor activities and providing Medical Mission work."
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This content was provided by Dr. Zinni III "Dr. Zinni, provides individualized proactive, preventative, and protective healthcare for an aging, deteriorating or injured population i.e. enhancing the quality of life making every effort to restore function and modulate the process of aging prior to the onset of degeneration. "I combine the commitment of the early 20th-century doctor with the 21st-century medical and technological advances. My philosophy of care is centered on improving function, reducing pain and decreasing co-morbidities utilizing the latest advances, getting the patient, injured - athlete, worker, weekend warrior back to their activity and improved health quicker. I am committed to helping patients enjoy great health and high performance regardless of their age. I will use my over 20 years of experience to work closely with patients, and the clinic and community team to provide leading-edge medical techniques and philosophy.""
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3  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*
  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

125  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Muscle Strain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bicep Muscle Strain
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Calf Muscle Strain
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gluteal Muscle Strain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Socket Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Muscle Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Osteochondritis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Hamstring Muscle
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Strain of Tendon of Medial Thigh Muscle
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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32  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Kinesiology and Athletic Training From The University Of Illinois
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Pacific Hospital of Long Beach
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Pacific Hospital of Long Beach
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Sports Medicine American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • George Williams College
    Other Education | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zinni III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Zinni III's Reviews

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Dr. Zinni III's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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