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Ross R. Zimmer, MD

Ross R. Zimmer, MD Physician

Director, Heart Failure Program, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

Dr. Zimmer is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

In New Jersey, providers are affiliated with Penn Medicine through Clinical Health Care Associates of New Jersey.

About Dr. Ross R. Zimmer

Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs issue from 2010 - 2016

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014

Recognized in Delaware Valley Consumers' Checkbook 2003 Top Docs issue

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Medicine
    • Cardiology

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Disease, 1995

Clinical Expertise:

  • Consultative Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Familial Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Pump
  • Heart Transplant Evaluation
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
  • Ventricular Assist Device

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Amerihealth
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Medicare
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Residency: Temple University Hospital
Fellowship: Temple University Hospital

Memberships

American College of Cardiology, National American Heart Association, National Heart Failure Society of America, National International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Zimmer is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Academic Contact Info

Penn Heart and Vascular Pavilion - 4th floor
Presbyterian Medical Center, 4th floor
51 N 39th St

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-9000
Fax: (215) 243-4629
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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