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Dr. Sol S Zimmerman has the following 1 specialty
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
- Pediatric Diabetes
- Behavioral Disorders
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I have been using Dr. Zimmerman as a pediatrician since my oldest was born 8 years ago. At each visit dr. Zimmerman is patient and thorough. He is never rushed and always answers all my questions- even the silly ones- without ever making me feel embarrassed for asking. I feel like Dr. Zimmerman gives parents the instructions they wish their children came with. At each stage of development he tells you what to expect, how to recognize what's normal, and how to handle what's not. It is thanks to Dr. Z that my children learned to sleep through the night without difficulty, eat all different kinds of foods, and do not have pacifiers clipped to their shirts like army medals, just to name a few. Dr. Zimmerman is also incredibly gentle with my children. At every visit he talks directly to them, even when they are babies. Each of my 4 kids feels like Dr. Z is their buddy and I have never had to deal with fear or anxiety about going to the doctor. I can not begin to describe how grateful I am to have Dr. Zimmerman as my pediatrician. A few years ago I moved to New Jersey and have met with pediatricians locally. None of them hold a candle to Dr. Z in expertise, patience or bedside manner. Whenever I have a concern or a question I still call Dr. Zimmerman at Pediatric Associates. And even if I don't, I make it a point to schedule a visit at least once a year to get the next chapter in the parenting handbook!
Dr. Zimmerman thoroughly knows what he is doing, and he knows it right. He takes time to explain the situation to the parent and is very accurate in his diagnosis. He is very knowledgeable and it reflects in time spent with him. I totally trust him to take the best care of my kids! Highly recommended!
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2011, 2016, 2014, 2015, 2013)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2012, 2011, 2015, 2010)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.
Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.
47 Years Experience
New York University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1971
New York University
Dr. Sol S Zimmerman accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Elect Choice EPO
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna NYC Community Plan
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
MVP Health Plan
- MVP Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- Oxford Freedom
- Oxford Liberty
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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Locations & DirectionsPediatric Associates Of Nyc, 317 E 34th St Fl 3, New York, NY
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