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Dr. Alan Cook, MD

Dr. Alan Cook, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 56


Dr. Alan Cook, MD is a general surgery specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in general surgery.


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(480) 728-4700

Dr. Cook accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
HealthChoice
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
Phoenix Health Plan
SCAN Health Plan
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Cook's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rib Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook treats Rib Fracture more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Cook treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook treats Fracture more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Cook treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
Lung Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook performs Lung Surgery more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Cook performs this procedure more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Cook's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Benign Tumor
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymphangioma
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair

About Me

I try to communicate with my patients.  I strive to explain their medical condition and discuss their treatment options in plain language.  Questions are answered.  I want no patient to leave the office thinking that they were rushed through their visit.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2008
Ut Southwest Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University of Vermont
Residency Hospital
2002
University of Vermont
Internship Hospital
2001
UNIV OF VT COLL OF MED
Medical School
1985
Texas A&M - Commerce
Undergraduate School
2008
2007
2002
2001
1985

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Dr. Cook's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cook

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(4)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
20%
(1)

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