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Robert L Zanni MD

Robert L. Zanni, MD

  • Pediatric-Pulmonology | Pediatrics | Pulmonary Disease
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Languages Spoken English, Spanish
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  • Bio

    Director of both the pediatric pulmonology department and the Cystic Fibrosis Center at The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, N.J. for more than 20 years, Dr. Zanni has been listed among the Best Doctors in America, included on NJ Monthly’s list of Top Docs and listed as a Top Pediatrician by the Consumer Research Council of America.

    Dr. Zanni received his undergraduate degree at Villanova University in Villanova, Pa. and his medical degree from Autonomous University and completed the Fifth Pathway Program at the University of Medicine and Denntistry of New Jersey. He completed Pediatric residency training at Monmouth Medical Center and subspecialty training in Pediatric Pulmonology at Hahnemann University, Philadelphia.

    Dr. Zanni is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is a member of the NJ Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the New Jersey Thoracic Society and has held numerous positions with these organizations. He has received awards from organizations such as the American Lung Association, New Jersey Respiratory Care Society and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

    An active author and researcher, Dr. Zanni has contributed to several medical study papers and texts and has led research efforts on a variety of topics. His articles have been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Pediatric Research, Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatric Cardiology, andJournal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine.


    The practice provides a patient centric care philosophy. The Cystic Fibrosis Center provides multi-disciplinary care.

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    Clinical Interests


    Pediatric Flexible Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy. Pulmonary Function Studies Exercise Challenge Pulmonary Function Studies


    Asthma Chronic Lung Disease of Prematurity (BPD) Cystic Fibrosis Chronic Cough, Wheezing

    Special Clinical Interests

    Cystic Fibrosis Asthma Bronchoscopy

  • College

    Villanova University - 1969

    Medical School

    Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico


    United Hospital Medical Center, NJ


    Monmouth Medical Center
    Long Branch, NJ


    Hahnemann University Medical Center of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine - 1982
    Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics - 1986

  • Insurance

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.

    • Aetna
    • Aetna Health Plans of NJ
    • Amerigroup (Managed Medicaid Plan)
    • Amerihealth
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield NJ
    • Cigna
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Omnia
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Horizon NJ Health (managed Medicaid plan)
    • Medicaid
    • United Healthcare Community Plan (formerly Americhoice Managed Medicaid)