Christian G. Zimmerman, MD, FACS, MBA - Neurological Surgery

Christian G. Zimmerman, MD, FACS, MBA - Neurological Surgery

Dr. Christian Zimmerman reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Zimmerman is Chairman and Medical Director of the Idaho Neurological Institute at St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise, Idaho.

Education and Training

MD: University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, 1984

Internship in General Surgery: University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 1985-1986

Residency in Neurosurgery: Oregon Health Science University, Portland, OR, 1986-1992

Fellowship in Complex Spinal Disorders and Instrumentation: Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ, 1993


American Board of Neurological Surgery

American Board of Pain Management

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor, Boise State University, Department of Psychology, Boise, ID

Financial Disclosure

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This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.