Michael Zimbric, MD 

Assistant Clinical Professor


Contact Information

Rady Children's Hospital

Email: mzimbric@ucsd.edu

Mailing Address:
9500 Gilman Drive #0984
La Jolla, CA 92093-0984

Dr. Zimbric earned his M.D. from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, School of Medicine in 2004. He then went on to complete a pediatric internship and residency as well as a pediatric neurology residency at UC San Diego. Dr. Zimbric then joined Rady Children’s Hospital as a physician.

Dr. Zimbric is a member of the Child Neurology Society and the American Academy of Neurology. From 2000-2002, he served as a Council Member for a program called Medical Education in the Community (MEDIC) for which he organized and implemented free medical student-run clinics in Madison, WI.

In 2002 he volunteered as the Safe Haven Shelter Psychiatry Clinic Coordinator at a clinic for the homeless mentally ill in Madison.

During his residency, Dr. Zimbric helped to organize and participate in health education for our underserved border community at a Health Fair in San Ysidro, CA.

In 2008, he co-authored a chapter in a textbook with Professor Joseph Gleeson, a faculty member and Howard Hughes Medical Investigator in the UCSD Department of Neurosciences. He also worked with Dr. Mark Nespeca on a scholarly article evaluating a specific electroencephalogram montage for the direction and quantification of neonatal seizures: Three-Channel Electroencephalogram Montage in Neonatal Seizure Detection and Quantification, published January 2011 in Pediatric Neurology.