Zimmerman, Christian G.

Spinal Cord Exploration and Spine Fusion Surgery What is this?


Rates of prolonged lengths of stay, readmissions, or deaths

Percentages of cases with such bad outcomes (after risk-adjustment in our analysis of the sample of cases we evaluated)



Zimmerman, Christian G. (272 cases)
11.1%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average rate of
such bad outcomes
for all surgeons
18.1%





AddressWhat is this?
901 North Curtis Rd #503
Boise, ID 83706
Phone numberWhat is this? 208-367-4000
Distance from zipcode 83706 What is this? 2173.4 miles
Gender Male
Whether Recommended Most by Surveyed Doctors "for care of a loved one"
In CHECKBOOK's surveys of doctors in the same region, got what CHECKBOOK considered a meaningful number of recommendations.What is this?
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Ratings for Surgeon's Having Fewer Prolonged Lengths of Stay, Readmissions, or Deaths See ratings explanation
High-volume
Whether doctor did a relatively large number of these surgeries (compared to other doctors listed here) in a recent period for which data are available (counts for 2013-2014 Medicare fee-for-service patients only)
Higher volume
Doctor's hospitals
Some hospitals where doctor has recently done these types of surgeries and how the hospital performed compared to other hospitalsWhat is this?
(= Hospital high-rated for relatively few bad outcomes in these types of surgery)
  • St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
Board certifications
  • Neurological Surgery
Medical school and year of graduationWhat is this? University of Maryland,
1985
Where doctor did internship and residency trainingWhat is this?
U Md Hosp-Prince George's Med Ctr,
Oregon Health & Science University Hospital
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