Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey in Edison
  • Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey Website
Office in Edison
  • Areas of Practice:
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey

About Us

Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey boasts a deep roster of orthopedic surgeons committed to providing exceptional care. Their team of doctors serves patients in the practice’s 2 office locations: Edison & Old Bridge, New Jersey.

With both locations just minutes from the Garden State Parkway, the New Jersey Turnpike, 287, and Routes 1, 9 & 18, the healthcare team at Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey can accommodate patients with convenient access to the care they need and deserve. The practice’s friendly staff includes the surgeons and clinical staff. Together, they create a welcoming environment where patients feel comfortable while dealing with the road to recovery.

The doctors at Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey use cutting-edge technology to assess, diagnose, and work with patients to develop innovative treatment plans for a variety orthopedic conditions and injuries. They utilize many modalities of non-operative care as well as surgery. They provide services such as hand surgery, foot and ankle surgery, shoulder and elbow surgery, sports medicine and joint replacement, as well as other specialized surgeries, arthroscopic, and minimally invasive procedures.

Each and every patient at Orthopedic Associates of Central Jersey is in good hands. All of the doctors on staff are experienced, are board-certified or board eligible and participate in their maintenance of certification, and focused on returning their patients to optimal health. They work closely with patients each step of the way, from diagnosis to treatment, involving patients in key decisions in a collaborative effort.

Our Doctor

Dr. Joshua M. Zimmerman

My specialty is the treatment of problems of the upper extremity. As a fellowship trained shoulder and elbow specialist, I provide comprehensive treatment in these areas including advanced arthroscopic surgery and joint replacement services.

Our group specializes in minimally invasive surgical techniques in both arthritis and sports medicine, including joint replacement and arthroscopy of the upper and lower extremities. We provide a wide array of treatment techniques using both surgical and nonsurgical options.

Education & Training
  • Medical School – Georgetown University School of Medicine (1987)
  • Internship – Fitzsimons Army Medical Center (1988)
  • Residency – Lenox Hill Hospital (1989)
  • Residency – Brooke Army Medical Center (1994)
  • Fellowship – Baylor University/ Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction (1997)
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations
  • Attending, Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center, Edison, New Jersey
  • Attending, Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center – Old Bridge, Old Bridge, New Jersey
  • Same Day Surgery Center of Central Jersey, Edison, New Jersey
  • Honors and Awards
  • Zocdoc “Rapid Registration“ Award
  • Zocdoc “See You Again“ Award
  • Our Services

    Our group specializes in minimally invasive surgical techniques in both arthritis and sports medicine, including joint replacement and arthroscopy of the upper and lower extremities. We provide a wide array of treatment techniques using both surgical and nonsurgical options.

    Our Office
    Phone: (908) 757-1520
    Fax: (908) 769-1388
    Monday: Closed
    Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday: 11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
    Thursday: Closed
    Friday: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    Saturday: Closed
    Sunday: Closed
    Insurance
    • Aetna (HMO, POS, PPO, Medicare)
    • Amerihealth (HMO, POS, PPO, Medicare)
    • Cigna (HMO, POS, PPO, Indemnity)
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield of NY (HMO, PPO, POS)
    • Horizon (PPO/POS/HMO/CASUALTY/Medicare)
    • MagnaCare (PPO)
    • Medicare
    • Multiplan Inc. (PPO)
    • Oxford (Liberty, Freedom, Medicare)
    • Qualcare (PPO, HMO)
    • United Health Care (HMO, POS, PPO)