Dr. Steven Zimmet

Aesthetic Medicine
Austin, TX
42 years experience male

Locations

Zimmet Vein & Dermatology

Austin, TX

Address

1500 W. 34th St, Austin, TX
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My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

Steven E. Zimmet MD, RVT FACPh, a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine, completed a residency in family medicine with an elective focus on dermatology. He began practice with Austin Regional Clinic, a multispecialty group in 1981, where he served as chair of family practice, then chair of dermatology and as a board of director. Dr. Zimmet opened a solo practice, which consists of procedural dermatology and phlebology, in 1996. Dr. Zimmet is the founding President of the American Board of Phlebology and editor of Phlebology. He is Past President of the American College of Phlebology (ACP), and was the inaugural Chairman of the ACP Foundation. Dr. Zimmet was awarded the ACP Leadership Award in 2008 and the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Leadership Circle in 2011. He is a Fellow Emeritus of the Australasian College of Phlebology. Dr. Zimmet has authored/co-authored six textbook chapters and about twenty publications in peer-reviewed journals. He has been a member of the AAD and ACP for over 20 years. Dr. Zimmet has served as faculty for the ACP, AAD, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Venous Forum, Society for Interventional Radiology, and the French, German, Canadian and Australian Phlebology Societies.

Specialties
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Aesthetic Medicine

Dermatology

Phlebology

Licenses

United States: Texas

Doctor Q&A

253 Answers
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A female asked:
Dr. Steven Zimmet
42 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Have it checked: I highly recommend that you see a dermatologist. Although it hasn't been changing, it does have the markers that we recommend you watch for, which are ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Zimmet
42 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Terminology: It's unclear why you may have been told you have venous insufficiency. True "chronic venous insufficiency" implies some of the following: leg swelling ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Zimmet
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See your doctor: It's hard to know without having more information and being able to examine the area. However, it sounds like it may represent a skin infection. I'd s ... Read More
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Jul 17, 2014
Dr. Zimmet is very knowledgeable and thorough. I highly recommend him.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Zimmet is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Zimmet is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Yes, my bum crack rash is EXTREEMLY itchy, and yes it does burn! I am constantly aware of it. It is circular, raised, really bumpy, & white on the tops of certain bumps. I get it in the EXACT same spo...Read More
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Thank you, your post was very helpful! I have had multiple scaly red and purplish rashes. My pcp suggested eczema but they are spreading. I am going to see a derm!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Venous doppler show venous insufficiency greater than 6 seconds. Why?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Graduated 1978MD

Residency

Upmc Presbyterian Shadyside

Awards

Honorary Member, French Society of Phlebology
Best Doctors in America®, Best Doctors in America®
Best Doctors, Austin Monthly Magazine

Affiliations

American College of Phlebology
American College of Phlebology Foundation
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