Deryk Zinser, DO

Primary Care
My Specialties: Family Medicine, Board-certified
My Areas of Focus:
Languages: English, Interpreters available for other languages
Gender: Male
Legacy Health Partners

Patient Rating

5.0 out of 5     202 Ratings     104 Comments

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Legacy Medical Group-Firwood

36860 Industrial Way
Sandy, OR 97055
503-826-0206

About Me:

Dr. Zinser grew up in the Gresham area, working through college on a local nursery/farm. After finishing his medical education in Des Moines, Iowa and subsequently his Family Medicine Residency in Vancouver, Washington, he has established practice with Legacy Health Medical Group - Firwood Clinic. He looks forward to caring for patients of all ages in his home communities when he joins Firwood Clinic in September 2012. Hobbies include: Hiking, Spending time with my family

Education:
Medical School: Des Moines University - College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Family Medicine of Southwest Washington
Hospitals Served: Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center

Patient Rating

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5.0 out of 5     202 Ratings     104 Comments

Jul 13, 2018
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Very good experience with a great Doctor that took time with me and listened to my questions and gave me answers I could understand. Thank you.

Jul 12, 2018
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I appreciate Dr. Zinser listening to my concerns about taking long term medicine and coming up with a plan to help ease my symptoms and what we can do about it going forward.

Jul 12, 2018
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allok

Jul 10, 2018
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Dr. Zinser Takes good care of me

Jul 3, 2018
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good visit, blood draw left large bruise on right arm

Jun 15, 2018
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dr Zinser set up appts. for me to have procedures done and schedual physacal theropy..very happy with my dr.

Jun 15, 2018
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My husband and I were both impressed with Dr Zinser. He explained everything to us and answered all our questions

Jun 14, 2018
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Follow up after x-rays & other meds. Need to be better.

Jun 13, 2018
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Doctor is very nice. He does his job good.

Jun 8, 2018
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Dr. Zinser is the best dr. I have ever had.

Jun 7, 2018
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Dr Zinser is the best -caring,understanding& very knowledgeable.

Jun 7, 2018
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Dr Zinser is, without even the slightest shadow of a doubt, the best provider I've personally ever had. He cares about me and my health as his patient and I don't feel like just a number. Even when I had to see him for an embarrassing and very private concern he was eager to help and assured me it was nothing I needed to feel uncomfortable about. Seriously fantastic.

Jun 7, 2018
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Dr. Zinser is the best - so easy to communicate with & always shows care & understanding . Explaining things thuroughly.

Jun 6, 2018
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Zincer listened well and helped me strategize on how to best use the medical system available to me. Lots of my needs are unmet. Not Zincers fault. Good ally in trying to get what I need. Cindy his office MA is outstanding. Pay her more.

May 29, 2018
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You asked about calls to the office, but not emails. Dr. Zinser is awesome about answering medical or medication questions posed through email.

May 23, 2018
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love Dr Zinser

May 18, 2018
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Nothing bad. He is a new provider to me. My previous provider just retired. We are still getting acquainted. He seems nice, caring, and interested.

May 17, 2018
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All the staff were helpful an courteous.

May 17, 2018
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Dr. Zincer and his assistant Cindy are the best team anyone could ask for. I'm [profanity deleted] glad to have them.

May 16, 2018
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Good.

May 15, 2018
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very adequate and professional.

May 10, 2018
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Dr. Zinser and his staff always make one feel like they have all the time that you need and are very courteous

May 4, 2018
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Dr. Zinser is a good doctor. I am happy to have him as my PC doctor. Easy to talk to & I trust him.

Apr 25, 2018
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Once again, as always, my visit with Dr. Z. was excellent. I was treated well and as a part of their family from the moment I walked in. This visit included my annual check-up and evaluation and for a referral to a surgeon for knee replacement. Both of those needs were addressed professionally and I did follow Dr. Z's recommendation for a surgeon. I look forward to my next visit. I live a better life knowing my medical care is the best I have experienced - ever!

Apr 20, 2018
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Dr. Zinser has been very friendly, an excellent communicator, and has genuinely helped me to improve my over all health.

Apr 17, 2018
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I injured my right foot sand they got me in as soon as I requested the appointment. They took x rays and went over them with me and explained what they saw in them and then came up with a treatment plan that we all agreed to.

Apr 3, 2018
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extremely acute and sensitive situation. was seen quickly and compassionately. I absolutely love this office and my physician.

Mar 14, 2018
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I always have a good experience with all my visits .

Mar 13, 2018
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I respect Dr Zinser more then any ther Doctor I have seen. He is very familiar with my medical history and always explains things very thoroughly.

Mar 9, 2018
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Doctor was going to let me know if I needed to take cholesterol medicine after my blood work. Did not hear from him.

Mar 9, 2018
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He is a very good Physician. He is down to earth, and speaks the words that you understand.

Mar 7, 2018
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I rate it a 10.

Mar 6, 2018
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Derek Zincer and Cindy the medical assistant are doing a good job caring for me. [diagnosis and details deleted to protect privacy]

Feb 27, 2018
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Doctor answered all my concerns, and seemed willing to give me as much time as I needed to discuss them with him.

Feb 27, 2018
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they have all been very good

Feb 9, 2018
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Dr Zinser is an excellent doctor. sits and listens to your concerns and never makes you feel rushed.

Feb 8, 2018
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It would be good if this information was connected with "My Chart" through Adventist Medical as all my doctors are now.

Feb 7, 2018
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good

Feb 6, 2018
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All is good, Zinser is good doctor. He is kind, enough to answer my question.

Feb 6, 2018
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Dr. Zinser dose his job very well

Feb 2, 2018
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Survey high scores are given in earnest, as the staff and Dr. Zinser are top notch. Prompt service and genuine interest in our discussions regarding my health. A very big help as I look forward to turning [age deleted] this year.

Jan 31, 2018
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Dr. Zinser may be the best primary care provider I have ever had. He is very attentive and appropriately compassionate. He's just a great Doctor. I hope he stays!

Jan 31, 2018
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it was my first visit and I was very pleased.

Jan 25, 2018
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Dr Zinser is an excellent physician, I sent my mother to him!

Jan 24, 2018
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dr. Zinser is the best doctor I've ever had he's the reason I go to the clinic

Jan 18, 2018
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I felt very comfortable with Dr. Zinser and I appreciate the blood work he had done for me.

Jan 18, 2018
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Dr. Deryk Zinser personifies the personable, yet highly professional provider. He presents as a caring individual who will use his considerable medical knowledge to partner with the patient in achieving optimum health. I feel confident that Dr. Zinser will neither over-treat, nor ignore symptoms - the mark of an excellent physician.

Jan 16, 2018
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Have never had a bad experience.

Jan 16, 2018
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Everyone in the office is very efficient, friendly, professional, and takes the time so the patient doesn't feel rushed.

Jan 12, 2018
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I am fatigued! Have not received any improvement. Short breath.

Jan 10, 2018
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DOC ALWAYS ANSWERS MY QUESTIONS,& I ALWAYS HAVE MANY OF THEM.HE IS VERY GOOD ABOUT NOT MAKING ME FEEL STUPID.I ALWAYS FEEL RELAXED AROUND HIM & CAN TALK TO HIM ABOUT ANYTHING.

Jan 9, 2018
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Quick but affective appointment.

Jan 5, 2018
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Dr. Zinser is kind and listens well. He offers his expertise but doesn't push. He treats me with respect and is an excellent provider.

Jan 5, 2018
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Everything was excellent and I was very pleased

Jan 3, 2018
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This was my first visit with Dr. Zinser. I was favorably impressed, & feel he will listen to & address my needs.

Jan 2, 2018
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I love Dr. Zinser and his staff. he is a wonderful doctor

Dec 27, 2017
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Very happy to have Dr Zinser very friendly and personable. Made me feel comfortable to talk to and ask questions.

Dec 20, 2017
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I was satisfied with my visit.

Dec 20, 2017
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This was my first appt. with Dr. Zinser, & he made a great first impression. I feel he really listened & put me at ease.

Dec 8, 2017
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I've ALWAYS had GREAT care and service at this clinic, the staff and doctors are WONDERFUL !!

Dec 6, 2017
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Ear wax that was very painful and affecting my hearing was removed now I can hear again! Very good experience !

Dec 6, 2017
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This was the very first visit so not all my medical records were available. It was a very good first visit. I expect to have Dr. Zinser as my permanent provider.

Nov 30, 2017
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I really love being Dr. Zinzer's patient. I have recommended him to several of my friends. I have seen a couple of other doctors at this clinic and have nothing but good things to say about all of them. I feel I get wonderful care and that they have my health as their top concern.

Nov 30, 2017
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Dr Zinser and staff are by far the best health providers I have ever had. I feel confident in Dr. Zinser's medical advice and care, and appreciate the time he takes to make sure I understand all aspects of my health issues.

Nov 30, 2017
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very good and comfurable

Nov 28, 2017
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very courteous and professional

Nov 9, 2017
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excellent experience!

Nov 8, 2017
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Experiences are good - everyone are very nice.

Nov 7, 2017
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Everything went really well.

Nov 3, 2017
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was first visit at this office

Oct 27, 2017
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I can't say enough good things about Dr. Zinser.

Oct 26, 2017
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good

Oct 25, 2017
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All good.

Oct 24, 2017
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I understand how busy the medical offices often are and was gratefully surprised when I was able to see my provider within 40 minutes of my injury.

Oct 24, 2017
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Love my doctor and this office!

Oct 24, 2017
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Always satisfied with my care from Dr. Zinser.

Oct 18, 2017
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we are pleased with DR Zinser

Oct 17, 2017
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Have always received excellent care.

Oct 13, 2017
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Everything is good

Oct 11, 2017
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Dr. Zinser is a really good man. I feel that my care from him is excellent.

Oct 11, 2017
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Very friendly atmosphere, fast attention, good communication. I am very satisfied

Oct 6, 2017
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all the people there seem to care and are very nice.

Oct 5, 2017
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When you ask "in the last 3 months" questions, if you meant for me to include the latest visit. I didn't answer that way. Only in the 3 months prior to the last visit

Oct 5, 2017
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Had to wait a bit for the Lab work, while I could hear the gals talking in the room right next to me with the door open.

Oct 3, 2017
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it was my first visit as a new patient with Dr. Zinser. couldn't be any happier about him being my new PCP. I feel hopeful now that my health concerns are going to be resolved.

Sep 29, 2017
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Dr Zinser is great at explaning medications and test results, and has provided me with great specialists for dermatology and ENT.

Sep 27, 2017
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Everything was as expected!

Sep 27, 2017
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I have had good experience with Dr. Zinser at all times.

Sep 26, 2017
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The doctor was very nice to me but I should have ask more questions.

Sep 26, 2017
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none

Sep 26, 2017
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Dr zinser was very helpful, and understanding. His MA was very nice and polite. The both of them are the best I've seen. They seem to care about my health, and get the care I need. I would recommend Dr zinser,and Cynthia to anyone.

Sep 15, 2017
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I Have had nothing but excellent respect for the service and care given to me by my doctor and this office.

Sep 14, 2017
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Dr. Zinser took a great deal of time to listen to my concerns & explain my condition before offering alternative ways to address the problem. I see him as very knowledgeable, caring and patient. I highly recommend Dr. Zinser!

Sep 13, 2017
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so long ago can't remember what i was in there for.but i always get great care from my Doctor.i trust him & i do what he tells me to do.

Sep 13, 2017
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very good

Sep 12, 2017
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I tried to get in and was given an appointment for following day, I was in pain and as I got to my car the other receptionist can running to my car and said she had a cancelation in 45 min so I came back is 45. I was soooo happy that she took the extra effort as I could hardly walk. Once in my nurse "Cindy" said if im ever in need asap to call and they would find a spot for me. That was a very thoughtful thing and made me feel like I was not a SS# for her and dr. Zinzer. I love and TRUST my providers. Thanks to dr.Zinzer and his team.

Sep 7, 2017
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Dr. Zinser is was very knowledgeable on all the medical questions I asked him. He spent a good amount of time with me working on medical plans that would work well for me. He included my opinion in my medical plan and was very respectful of even my smallest questions. It's also obvious that he keeps up to date on current research and incorporates that in his work.

Sep 6, 2017
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Deryk Zinser DO was recommended by my last physician as a primary care doctor and this appointment I was checking him out. He did fine. 2 on a scale of 1-10 is a good grade from me. (I give the Dali Lama an 8) He listens, he knows some of the other members of my medical team, he can do some [treatment deleted to protect privacy] which is important to me. I liked his medical assistant. Ann Ellis is the medical assistant for my physician over at Mt. Hood Internal medicine and I would almost like to go to any doctor Ann works for- she makes the rubber hit the road. I do need a good social worker attached to the clinic and Kristina Harms has been helpful over at the Mt. Hood Clinic. Hope you hire someone who knows this area. I have told several people who would be good at that job about the opening. Will have to shop around more but I liked Zinser. Would like to see if I can get a [treatment deleted to protect privacy] from him. Does insurance cover it?

Aug 29, 2017
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I did call office for results of test received e-mail

Aug 29, 2017
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Dr. Zinser is always up-to-date on my health issues and patiently listens to/answers my questions. I am glad he is my doctor. I highly recommend him.

Aug 23, 2017
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really like my new Dr.

Aug 22, 2017
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only negative part of this visit was the bill I received a coupe weeks later. it was much higher than expected for a very short visit.

Aug 22, 2017
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Great staff/great dr.

Aug 22, 2017
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I waited a little longer than Ithought I should have in the examination room,but otherwise a good experience.
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