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


  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
  • Disc Surgery/Replacement
  • Laminectomy
  • Lower Back/Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Microdiscectomy/Microdecompression
  • Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
  • Upper Back/Thoracic Spine 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 Driving Directions

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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