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Robert David Zimmerman, MD

Neuroradiology (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Diagnostic Radiology (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 746-6000, (212) 746-3850
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Biography

Dr Zimmerman is an expert in neuroimaging. His particular areas of interest include imaging brain tumors and emergent conditions such as cerebral infarction (stroke) hemorrhage trauma and infection. He has been actively involved in research and clinical applications of new technologies including diffusion imaging, diffusion tensor imaging and perfusion imaging. In addition Dr. Zimmerman is also interested in spine imaging. He is a member of the Executive Committee of both the American Society of Neuroradiology and the American Society of Spine Radiology. He is a leader in Radiology education serving of the Radiology Residency Review Committee.

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Access (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]

Amida Care

Cigna

Emblem Select Care

Emblem/HIP

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

Fidelis Care

GHI [CBP]

Healthfirst

Medicaid

Medicare

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]

Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter (HMO)]

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]

VNSNY CHOICE

Education

1972 Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Internship: 1973 Montefiore Hospital

Residency: 1976 Montefiore Hospital

Fellowship: 1977 George Washington University Medical Center