Dr. Donald Zimmerman MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Donald Zimmerman is a pediatric endocrinologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and one of 12 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Ranked #29 in Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1977

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Pediatrics, 1980–1981

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1977–1980

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology & Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Do static and dynamic insulin resistance indices perform similarly in predicting pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes?
Liu, R.,Christoffel, K. K.,Brickman, W. J.,Liu, X.,Gadgil, M.,Wang, G.,Zimmerman, D.,Chen, Q.,Wang, B.,Li, Z.,Xing, H.,Xu, X.,Wang, X.

Thyroid carcinoma in children and adolescents: diagnostic implications of analysis of the tumor genome.
Zimmerman, D.

Association of Adiposity Trajectories With Insulin Sensitivity and Glycemic Deterioration: A longitudinal study of rural Chinese twin adults.
Liu, R., Brickman, W. J., Christoffel, K. K., Liu, X., Wang, G., Arguelles, L., Zhang, S., Zimmerman, D., Wang, B., Xu, X., Li, Z., Xing, H., Wang, X.


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