Dr. Zeidler received a B.A. degree with honors from Rice University. She obtained her Doctorate of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine where she graduated at the top of her class and was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. After medical school, she continued her career at UCSF, completing both general surgery and plastic surgery training. During her training, Dr. Zeidler was acknowledged with UCSF's Krevan's award for outstanding clinical care of her patients. She then completed an additional advanced microsurgical clinical instructorship at Stanford University Medical Center where she perfected her skills in cutting edge breast reconstruction techniques. Dr. Zeidler has authored numerous medical journal articles, has lectured nationwide, and is continuing her academic research with new technologies that will improve the process of breast reconstruction. Dr. Zeidler specializes in both aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery of the face and body, and is one of very few women surgeons in the Bay Area formally trained in microsurgical breast reconstruction.