Meet Our Providers

With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

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Medical Services

Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care offers same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

Not sure where to go? Click here for a list of conditions appropriate for the emergency department

Philanthropy

Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

Jerrad Zimmerman, MD

Sports Medicine

4.9 out of 5 (34 Ratings, 15 Comments)

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Profile

Joined Carle: 2005

Contact

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (primary)

2300 S. First Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 383-9400

Medical Interests

  • Athletic injury prevention
  • Female athlete triad
  • Non-surgical sports medicine care

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Sports Medicine Institute, South Bend, IN, 2004-2005

Residency

  • Family Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Qualifications

Education

  • MD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 2001
  • BS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 1997

Certifications

  • American Board of Family Physicians
  • Added qualifications in Sports Medicine

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Medical Society of Sports Medicine

05/17/2018

*Dr. Zimmerman is very knowledgeable, great "bedside" manner way w/people & he is very professional.

05/14/2018

A great guy and doctor. All doctors should have his demeanor and attitude. He is an example of excellence _____.

05/04/2018

This is my 2nd visit to see *Dr. Zimmerman [...]. He remains knowledgeable, practical, caring & willing & ready to answer questions & help in anyway. I am very pleased w/his medical advice & ability to treat my injury.


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

05/17/2018

*Dr. Zimmerman is very knowledgeable, great "bedside" manner way w/people & he is very professional.

05/14/2018

A great guy and doctor. All doctors should have his demeanor and attitude. He is an example of excellence _____.

05/04/2018

This is my 2nd visit to see *Dr. Zimmerman [...]. He remains knowledgeable, practical, caring & willing & ready to answer questions & help in anyway. I am very pleased w/his medical advice & ability to treat my injury.

04/29/2018

Great experience!

04/19/2018

*Dr. Zimmerman is the only doctor I look forward to seeing. He is very well educated, caring and attentive. He loves his job and you can tell.

04/12/2018

*Dr. Zimmerman is wonderful!

03/29/2018

[...] His time is very valuable and he cares deeply about his patients. I wish he had more time in his calendar for us.

03/19/2018

He needs more support staff for his [...] patients. His efforts are great but he can't continue carrying this expanding patient group alone. Carle needs to step up & give the man some backing!

03/14/2018

friendly, thorough, very help doctor! [...]

02/21/2018

[...] *Dr. Zimmerman has been a true blessing in my life. He is an excellent physician with expansive medical knowledge and a great beside manner. My visits can be complicated but he always has patience with me.

02/04/2018

He's a good dr.

11/27/2017

Dr Zimmerman is the BEST physician and does and outstanding job!

10/31/2017

Prompt/professional/caring/clear explanations/listened.. well done. *Dr. Zimmerman is excellent. ...

10/02/2017

Dr. Zimmerman ... has done a great job keeping me healthy enough to continue an active life style.

08/25/2017

Dr. Z is phenomenal. CLONE HIM! :) Best provider i have seen in the Carle system since ...