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Dr. James Zimmerman, MD

Vascular Surgery*
4.7 (12)
Map Pin Small Redwood City, CA
Accepting new patients
49 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Zimmerman, MD

Dr. James Zimmerman, MD is a Vascular Surgeon in Redwood City, CA. They specialize in Vascular Surgery, has 49 years of experience, and is board certified in Vascular Surgery. They graduated from Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine and is affiliated with Sequoia Hospital. Dr. Zimmerman, completed a residency at Loyola Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Zimmerman an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Zimmerman works at Practice in Redwood City, CA with other offices in San Carlos, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) and Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Zimmerman's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Pacific Coast Cardiac & Vascular Surgeons
    2900 Whipple Ave Ste 225, Redwood City, CA 94062 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (650) 366-0225
  2. 2
    Sutter Bay Medical Foundation
    301 Industrial Rd, San Carlos, CA 94070 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (650) 366-0225
  3. 3
    Sequoia Hospital
    170 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Redwood City, CA 94062 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (650) 369-5811

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  • Sequoia Hospital

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Embolectomy Arterial
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities

Treatment frequency



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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Embolectomy Arterial
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Aortic Aneurysm
Atherosclerosis
Carotid Artery Disease
Cerebrovascular Disease
Abdominal Pain
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Gallstones
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Edema
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Acute Bowel Infarction
Aneurysm
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Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Ascites
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Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Barrett's Esophagus
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Heart Defects
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Embolism
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Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Varices
Gastric Ulcer
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Iliac Aneurysm
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lung Cancer
Lymphedema
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Osteosarcoma
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Partial Lung Collapse
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septic Embolism
Spider Veins
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thyroid Nodule
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Angioplasty Vertebral Vessels
Aortic Repair
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Bunion Surgery
Colectomy
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrotomy
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thyroid Biopsy
Varicose Vein Procedure
Vascular Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Thrombectomy
Wound Repair
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    Specialties*
    • Vascular Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 49 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1093729121
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Sequoia Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Loyola Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Vascular Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. James Zimmerman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Zimmerman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Zimmerman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Zimmerman has seen patients for Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) and Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Zimmerman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    12 patients have reviewed Dr. Zimmerman. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Zimmerman.

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