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George Zimmerman , DO

Orthopaedics/Orthopedic Surgery

Phone: 706.322.6646
Fax: 706.322.2891

Medical School:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1983-1987

Residency:
Warren General Hospital
Saint Joseph’s Health Systems
Warren, Ohio
1988-1992


American Osteopathic Board Orthopaedic Surgery

George Zimmerman, DO. FAOAO, is a board certified, fellowship trained, Orthopedic surgeon who specializes in lower extremity surgery of the hip and knee. He has been in practice for more than 27 years to include four years on Active Duty with the US Army. Dr. Zimmerman’s clinical interest are in Adult reconstructive and Total Joint surgery to include primary and revision cases, as well as arthroscopic procedures od the hip and knee, sports medicine, and traumatic fracture care. 

Dr. Zimmerman earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic medicine (PCOM) in Philadelphia, PA. He then completed a transitional internship and an Orthopedic residency at St. Joseph’s Health System in warren OH. Following his surgical training Dr. Zimmerman served on Active Duty in the Army to include 2 years at MACH in Columbus, GA. After his military commitment he returned to Pennsylvania and completed a yearlong Adult Reconstructive Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC).

Dr. Zimmerman is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedics (AOBOS) and is past president and active member of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO).  Dr. Zimmerman is also an active member of many other state and national associations.  He has authored several scientific articles and textbook chapters, and has provided numerous local and national presentations on Adult reconstruction of the hip and knee. Dr. Zimmerman is presently accepting new patients into his practice. 

Medical School:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1983-1987

Residency:
Warren General Hospital
Saint Joseph’s Health Systems
Warren, Ohio
1988-1992

American Osteopathic Board Orthopaedic Surgery
Transitional Internship 
Warren General Hospital
Saint Joseph’s Health Systems
Warren, Ohio
1987-1988
Adult Reconstructive and Total Joint Replacement Surgery
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1996-1997
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
The American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics
The American Osteopathic Association
Southern Orthopedic Association
Georgia Orthopedic Society
Muscogee County Medical Society

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