Dr. Jeffrey Marc Zigman , MD

Endocrinology and Diabetes & Metabolism

Ut Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390

Overview

Dr. Zigman grew up in New Jersey and performed undergraduate studies at Cornell University. He obtained a dual MD-PhD degree from the University of Chicago, and remained in Chicago to complete an Internal Medicine residency. Dr. Zigman next moved to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, where he completed a fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. It was in Boston, while working under the mentorship of Drs. Joel Elmquist and Jeffrey Garber, where Dr. Zigmans research and clinical interests in the hormone ghrelin and thyroid nodular disease, respectively, first arose. Dr. Zigman is currently an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, where he is affiliated with the Division of Hypothalamic Research and the Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism. He holds a secondary appointment in the Dept. of Psychiatry and also is affiliated with the Integrative Biology Graduate Program. His clinic primarily focuses on the treatment of individuals with thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer. Dr. Zigmans research is geared primarily toward the study of the peptide hormone ghrelin and its effects on eating behaviors and mood.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 22 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO DIVISION OF THE BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES THE PRITZKER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Graduation Date: in 1997

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Zale Lipshy University Hospital
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • William P Clements University Hospital

Specialties: Endocrinology and Diabetes & Metabolism

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Molina Mrktplace - TX MRF
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Zigman's Office Information

Ut Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390

Fax:
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Zigman's Other Office Information

UT Internal Medicine Sub Specialties Clinic
5303 Harry Hines Blvd Ste 400
Dallas, TX 75390
(214) 645-2800

Fax:(214) 464-5280
Website:utsouthwestern.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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