Ryan M. Zimmerman, MD


CNHC Faculty


Dr. Zimmerman received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins, completed Orthopaedic Surgery training at Harvard, and then hand surgery fellowship at The Curtis National Hand Center. He specializes in treatment of the entire upper limb, from shoulder to fingertips. Specific areas of expertise include: arthroscopic shoulder surgery (such as rotator cuff repair), shoulder replacement, reverse shoulder replacement, trauma to the hand, shoulder and elbow, and nerve compression syndromes (such as carpal tunnel).

Dr. Zimmerman is active in research and education, authoring numerous peer-reviewed publications and text book chapters, and presenting at numerous national and international meetings.  He uses the most recent reconstructive techniques to help his patients reach the highest levels of function and dexterity

MedStar Provider Profile


The Curtis National Hand Center at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
3333 N. Calvert Street
Johnston Professional Bldg – 2nd Floor
Baltimore, Maryland  21218
(410) 235-5405

Greater Chesapeake Hand Specialists
1400 Front Avenue, Suite 100
Lutherville, Maryland 21093
(410) 296-6232