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Dr. Zimmer is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the treatment of complex shoulder and elbow conditions. He is committed to providing all his patients the highest level of care and performs procedures ranging from arthroscopic procedures to shoulder replacements to complex tendon transfers


Dr. Zimmer Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgeon Specializing in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Dr. Zachary Zimmer is a Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgeon and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. His surgical specialty focuses on conditions affecting the shoulder and elbow.

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Mid-Atlantic Shoulder & Elbow Society
Latest Techniques in Minimally Invasive Shoulder Surgery

Arthroscopy is a minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical procedure performed for joint problems. Shoulder arthroscopy is performed using a pencil-sized instrument called an arthroscope. The arthroscope consists of a light system and camera that projects images of the surgical site onto a computer screen for your doctor to clearly view.

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Learn more about the various conditions affecting your shoulder and elbow and its treatment options.

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Practice Location

2300 M Street,
NW 5th Floor Washington,
DC 20037
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Practice Hours - 8am-5pm Monday-Friday