Dr. David Kooby, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 47

1365 Clifton Rd NE Suite C2400
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Dr. Kooby:

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Dr. Kooby's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30322

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kooby

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Surgical Oncology
1365 Clifton Rd NE Suite C2400
Atlanta, GA 30322
1365 Clifton Rd NE Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30322
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    Dr. Kooby's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2012
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Colectomy
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Hepatectomy
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    2
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Appendicitis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Kooby

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    Vanderbilt University

    Fellowship Hospital

    Meml Sloan Kettering Canc Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kooby & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Kooby's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Emory University Hospital where Dr. Kooby has admitting privileges:

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    • Emory University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kooby

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kooby to family and friends

    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Kooby's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 7 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Kooby
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kooby accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
    • USI Affinity
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    Office Locations

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    Surgical Oncology
    1365 Clifton Rd NE Suite C2400
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    (404) 778-5372 (Office)
    • Free Standing Surgery Center
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    1365 Clifton Rd NE Suite 2200
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    (404) 778-3307 (Office)
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