David Zielske is the founder and President of ZHealth Publishing and the primary author and editor of each ZHealth publication. Dr. Z practiced as an interventional radiologist for fourteen years and has over twenty years experience as a coding reviewer and coding expert.
He is Board Certified in Radiology with the Certification of Added Qualification in Interventional Radiology (1995, 2005). Dr. Z has functioned as an independent interventional radiology, vascular surgery, and cardiovascular coding consultant to a variety of physician groups and hospital providers across the country, and he has served as an instructor in over 200 coding seminars.
Dr. Z was on the AAPC National Advisory Board from 2005-2009. A graduate of Oregon State University and Oregon State Sciences University School of Medicine, Dr. Z completed his internship, radiology residency, and interventional radiology fellowship at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA.