Dr. Judson H. Cook, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 48

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About Dr. Cook

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Dr. Cook:

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Dr. Cook's Experience

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Dr. Cook's Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

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Hospital Quality

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St. David's North Austin Medical Center
12221 North Mopac Expressway
Austin, TX 78758

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Spine and Neurosurgery Specialists of Austin
Spine and Neurosurgery Specialists of Austin
2200 Park Bend Dr Ste 201
Austin, TX 78758
Spine and Neurosurgery Specialists of Austin
2200 Park Bend Dr Bldg 2
Austin, TX 78758
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    Dr. Cook's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Adult Scoliosis Correction
    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
    • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
    • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Lumbar Disc Replacement
    • Lumbar Fusion
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
    • Lumbar Spine Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
    • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
    • Posterior Surgery
    • Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
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    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    • Tumor Resection
    • X Stop® Interspinous Process Decompression System
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    • Adult Brain Tumor
    • Aneurysm
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Tumor
    • Broken Neck
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cranial Diseases
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spine Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Hydrocephalus, Adult
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
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    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sacroiliac Pain Syndromes
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Compression Fracture
    • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
    • Ulnar Neuropathy
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    Background Check for Dr. Cook

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Certification in the Evaluation of Disability and Impairment Rating (CIDIR), 2010
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1996

    Media & Publications

    • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1996
    • Chief Resident (Neurological Surgery), University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland, 2001-2002
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1996

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Maryland Med Center
    Complete in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Maryland Med Center
    Complete in 2002

    Undergraduate Schools

    Tulane University of Louisiana
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cook & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Cook's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cook

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
    • 8 responses

    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Dr. Cook's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Cook

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Spine and Neurosurgery Specialists of Austin
    2200 Park Bend Dr Ste 201
    Austin, TX 78758
    (512) 835-8100 (Office)
    (512) 835-8101 (Fax)
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    Spine and Neurosurgery Specialists of Austin
    2200 Park Bend Dr Bldg 2
    Austin, TX 78758
    (512) 835-8100 (Office)
    (512) 835-8101 (Fax)
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