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