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Dr. Ellen Zimmermann, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.7 (3)
Map Pin Small Gainesville, FL
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40 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Ellen Zimmermann, MD

Dr. Ellen Zimmermann, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Gainesville, FL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and is affiliated with Uf Health Shands Hospital. Dr. Zimmermann, completed a residency at University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics. Patients rated Dr. Zimmermann an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Zimmermann works at Halifax Health Medical Center in Gainesville, FL. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Zimmermann's Office Locations

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    Uf Health Shands Hospital
    1600 SW ARCHER RD, Gainesville, FL 32610 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 273-8477

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  • Uf Health Shands Hospital

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Esophagitis
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Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
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Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Duodenal Polypectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Pain
Acute Gastritis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Celiac Disease
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Constipation
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Food Allergy
Gallstones
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Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroptosis
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Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Joint Pain
Lactose Intolerance
Limb Pain
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Megacolon
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Nausea
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Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Pouchitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Shortness of Breath
Splenic Infarct
Stomal Ulcer
Tobacco Use Disorder
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1982789590
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Michigan Hospitals
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Zimmermann has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Zimmermann works at Halifax Health Medical Center in Gainesville, FL. View the full address on Dr. Zimmermann’s profile.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Zimmermann. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Zimmermann.

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