Dr. Christian G. Zimmermann, MD

Dr. Christian G. Zimmermann, MD

Neurosurgeon at Saint Alphonsus Spine Care Center

Meet Dr. Christian G. Zimmermann, MD

Dr. Zimmermann is a board-certified and fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with Saint Alphonsus Spine Care Center.

He specializes in neurosurgical care for a full range of spinal conditions.

Dr. Zimmermann at a Glance

  • He was ranked #1 in Idaho for neurosurgery (2012).
  • Dr. Zimmermann’s referral requirements for neurosurgery include: referral from a provider (MD or Mid-Level); must have MRI or CT (within previous 6 months); patient demographics.

Dr. Zimmerman is a member of Saint Alphonsus Spine Care Center.

Directions to our primary location in

Boise, ID

How Dr. Christian G. Zimmermann, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon


  • Fellowship - Saint Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
  • Residency - The University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, Texas
  • Residency - Oregon Health Science University, Portland, Oregon
  • Medical School - University of Maryland School of Medicine - Baltimore, Maryland


  • Arm Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Spinal Tumors
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Headache / Migraine
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis


  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Back Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Neck Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery

Accolades for Dr. Christian G. Zimmermann, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Saint Alphonsus Spine Medicine Institute Medical Director
  • Saint Alphonsus Health System Executive Director of Research
  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Boise, State University

Professional Affiliations

  • The Royal Society of Medicine
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • National Academies of Science Institute of Medicine
  • Board Certified, American Board of Pain Management

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Masters of Business Administration, Auburn University

Office Information for Dr. Christian G. Zimmermann, MD

901 North Curtis Road
Suite 503
BOISE, ID 83706
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Primary Location:

901 North Curtis Road
Suite 503
BOISE, ID 83706


Monday: 8:00 - 5:00
Tuesday: 8:00 - 5:00
Wednesday: 8:00 - 5:00
Thursday: 8:00 - 5:00
Friday: 8:00 - 5:00

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Profile last updated: September 24, 2018. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.