Dr. John Zimmerman, DPM

Dr. John Zimmerman, DPM

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Dr. John Zimmerman, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Bakersfield, CA. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

9300 Stockdale Hwy Ste 400

Bakersfield, CA 93311

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
high
more than 83% of peers
Bunion
high
more than 83% of peers
Foot Conditions
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Zimmerman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Zimmerman does not have any board certifications listed.

14  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

3  Procedures

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.

Education

Education data for Dr. Zimmerman is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Zimmerman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Zimmerman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zimmerman's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zimmerman to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Zimmerman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Be aware that if you have PRP with a procedure that "damages" the tendon in an effort to stimulate healing, and PRP doesn't work for you, you will be left with a more damaged tendon that may not heal. I've also since learned that PRP is not as effective as some physicians believe. PRP did not...more
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I highly recommend Dr Zimmerman to anyone who asks me about foot problems. He has the highest integrity and impeccable surgical skills. He is always up on the latest procedures and creates some of them himself. I trust him with any medical issue I may have. Dr. Zimmerman is a first rate Dr. and...more
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Excellent doctor. He diagnosis the problem accurately, He is up to date on procedures. I like the fact he knows how to treat the athlete, and what works, He does not just give you unnecessary shots and speaks to you about worthwhile procedures. He takes the time with and values you as a patient..
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On my first visit I felt something was not right, should have listen to myself.  The doctor ordered in house X-rays and MRI, when he didn't like what he was seeing he ordered up a MRI at another location because this place had a bigger magnet and would get better results.  On my second visit he...more
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I never feel rushed and he answers all my questions. Very friendly and not at all pushy. Give
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