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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
29 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Zinkel is Excellent. Dr. Zinkel has been reviewed by 49 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Zinkel, FACS, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Zinkel graduated from University of Cincinnati. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Metro Detroit
Neurological Surgeon


Dr. Zinkel has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • St. John Hospital & Medical Center 
  • Beaumont Hospital,Troy 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John Lloyd Zinkel FACS, MD, and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 29 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. John L. Zinkel practice?
Dr. John Zinkel has 1 office location.
Dr. John Zinkel practices Neurological Surgery near Saint Clair Shores, MI.
See Saint Clair Shores Neurological Surgeons.