Richard S. Zimmerman, M.D.

  • Epilepsy surgery (member of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center)
  • Stereotactic laser ablation procedures
  • Microneurosurgery (for trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm)
  • Brain tumor and skull-base surgery
  • Facial pain and trigeminal neuralgia
  • Vascular neurosurgery (AVMs, aneurysms, carotid endarterectomy)

Phoenix, Arizona

  1. 1990
    Fellow - NeurovascularBarrow Neurological Institute
  2. 1989
    Resident - NeurosurgeryMedical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University
  3. 1984
    Internship - General SurgeryMedical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University
  4. 1983
    MDBoston University School of Medicine
  5. 1983
    BA - Combined six-year program in Medical Education and Liberal ArtsBoston University

Certifications

  1. American Board of Neurological Surgery