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Neurologic & Head and Neck Imaging
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
Fax
646-962-0122
Call
212-746-6000
MRI Center
520 East 70th Street , Room F-039
New York, NY 10065
Fax
(212) 746-8046
Call
212-746-3850
Weill Cornell Imaging at NewYork-Presbyterian
1305 York Avenue , 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10021
Fax
(646) 962-0122
Call
212-746-6000
Radiology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
Call
(212) 746-6000

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Neuroradiology
  • Neuro Radiology

Expertise

  • 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 - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Neuroradiology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Professor of Radiology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Attending Radiologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Education & Training

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

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.