Robert Zimmerman
Language: English
Gender: Male
Neurologic & Head and Neck Imaging
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2574 | F: (212) 746-8597
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MRI Center
520 East 70th Street, Room F-039
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2574 | F: (212) 746-8046
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Weill Cornell Imaging at New York-Presbyterian
1305 York Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021
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Board Certifications
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Neuro Radiology
  • Brain Tumor
  • Head Trauma
  • Neuro Imaging
  • Spinal Disease
  • Stroke

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • B.A., Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey, 1968
  • M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 1972



Professor of Radiology
Weill Cornell Medical College

Attending Radiologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

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.