Dr. Briggs Cook Jr, MD

Dr. Briggs Cook Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(52)
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Dr. Briggs Cook Jr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Huntersville, NC. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

10210 Hickorywood Hill Ave Ste 100

Huntersville, NC 28078

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cook Jr "Ocular Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery"
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wrinkles

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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Duke Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mayo Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Wi Madison
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cook Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cook Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook Jr to family and friends
4.3
based on 52 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Cook Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Charlotte, NC |
Dr. Cook was great! He was funny, but professional... Great bedside manner. An overall great experience!
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in Denver, NC |
I had a great experience! Dr Cook and his staff are extremely professional and friendly! Would highly recommend their services!
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in Huntersville, NC |
Dr. Cook performed a "Quick Lift" for me in June of this year. Dr. Cook's surgical skill is exemplary and he has a very kind manner. My recovery was a bit challenging but nothing out of the ordinary. Dr. Cook and his assistant, Tiffany, were available to answer every question or concern. The...more
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in Huntersville |
Confident and humble Dr. Excellent bedside manner. Explains every step and makes you feel comfortable. I highly recommend him and his wonderful staff for any of your facial needs from surgery to a simple facial. You will be highly satisfied.
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in Charlotte, NC |
8-31-16 I had a disconcerting experience with an eye Doctor in Charlotte, who was rude to me. I was left with an on going annoying sties, altering my site. I was referred to Dr. Cook and was seen right away. He discussed my concerns ( a slit at the end of my eyelid) which was creating the ongoing...more
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Dr. Cook Jr accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Cook Jr has admitting privileges

Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
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Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center
10030 Gilead Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
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