Edward M. Zimmerman, MD, graduated with departmental honors in Biology from The Johns Hopkins University and has a Masters in Physiology form Georgetown University. He received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, after which
he completed a three-year residency in Family Medicine in Beaver, Pennsylvania, with a heavy emphasis on surgical procedures, emergency room and urgent care medicine. As faculty of that residency, he introduced the first outpatient CO2 laser to Western PA.
He has been a Fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery since 1994; the American and European Academies of Cosmetic Surgery; the American Society of Liposuction Surgery; the American Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgery and the American College of Phlebology. He has received the prestigious Award for Academic Excellence in Cosmetic Surgery Education from the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Z is currently serving as President of the American Board of Laser Surgery and is an Examiner for that Board. . He sits on the Board of Trustees for both the American and California Academies of Cosmetic Surgery. He received the “Best of Las Vegas Cosmetic Surgery” award for 2009 and America’s Top Surgeons-2010, 2012, and 2014 by the Consumer’s Research Council of America. He was awarded the 2011 and 2012 Leading Physician of the World and Top Cosmetic Surgeon in Las Vegas, NV. He was voted Silver State “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” in 2013 and 2014.
For 15 years, Edward Zimmerman,MD, PC, Dr. Edward Zimmerman MD PC, has cared for the cosmetic needs of the people of Las Vegas, performing in-office laser and liposuction procedures along with other cosmetic procedures. He has previously held faculty appointments at the University of Pittsburgh and Penn State Hershey and is currently a faculty member of the Touro University School of Osteopathic Medicine. He has lectured nationally and internationally for nearly two decades, published articles and chapters on the use of Lasers, Light and Toxins, is a co-author of the comprehensive Study Guide of the American Board of Laser Surgery and he has hosted hundreds of physicians for preceptorships in the state of the art office that he helped design. He is a life-long student, teacher and innovator with a passion for Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Zimmerman is supported by his wife, Marilyn, the Office Manager and primary Patient Educator, plus a gifted and personable Front and Back office staff. They are all walking examples of Dr. Z’s extensive skills and today’s latest technologies.