Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Gastroenterology - American Board of IM/Gastroenterology

  • Academic titles

    • Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • State University of NY Health Sci Ctr/Brooklyn

  • Internships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

3003 New Hyde Park Road, Suite 306New Hyde Park, NY 11042
157-02 Cross Bay Boulevard, Suite 204Howard Beach, NY 11414

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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| 176.0 patient ratings & 27 patient comments

Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Your confidence in this care provider

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Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

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Most recent comments

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09/10/2018
"pleasant, courteous, friendly and professional"
06/22/2018
"Dr. Zimmerman is a very competent physician."
06/18/2018
"I will always recommend Dr Zimmerman"
05/25/2018
"The best doctor & very concerned & caring. 4 stars for the doctor."
05/22/2018
"my physical is very very good"
05/21/2018
"another great northwell officea look at my records & my wife's you will see virtually all northwell pros!"
03/28/2018
"Everything are good. Was I know the Dr. Howard."
03/26/2018
"I have recommended himhe now sees my husband"
03/21/2018
"I have been Dr. Zimmerman's patient for over 30 years. His knowledge, expertise & concerned have always been consistent."
03/13/2018
"I trust him. He's great!"
02/23/2018
"I've known Dr. Zimmerman for a few years, he is an excellent doctor I have referred him to some of my family/friends. Keep it up doc."
01/23/2018
"Dr. Zimmerman was extremely professional, compassionate and informative."
12/09/2017
"I was greatly surprised by his assessment of my problem, frequent bowel problem. He hit the nail on the spot when he said problem was probably due to GB surgery I had & the livers ability to process/digest bile!"
10/27/2017
"Doctor was pleasant and knowledgeable. "
10/27/2017
"#7. Absolutely. #9. I have great confidence. "
08/27/2017
"Dr Zimmerman discussed various options with me and helped guide me to the best decision"
05/02/2017
"Great guy!"
04/19/2017
"The provider was polite, _____ and cooperative."
04/17/2017
"Very professional & approachable."
03/28/2017
"Dr. Zimmerman was exceptional at explaining."
12/28/2016
"Dr. Zimmerman is a caring intelligent & very competent physician, great bedside manner, I feel comfortable knowing I am under his competent care."
08/30/2016
"Dr. Zimmerman was professional, kind, and thorough."
06/14/2016
"All good."
05/24/2016
"Very good."
05/16/2016
"Care provider is always caring."
04/27/2016
"Very good."
01/25/2016
"I am very satisfied with Dr. Z."