Dr. Briggs Cook Jr, MD

Dr. Briggs Cook Jr, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Briggs Cook Jr, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Huntersville, NC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in ophthalmology, plastic surgery-head & neck, and more.

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

See how frequently Dr. Cook Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Cook Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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

3  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

39  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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21  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.

1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (6/7/2018)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
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

Dr. Cook Jr has no awards or honors listed.

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

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook Jr to family and friends
54 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (42)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

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 (13)

Dr Cook and his staff are always so professional and curteous! I have been a patient for over 9 years. Dr Cook performed my eye lift surgery and did an amazing job! I would refer all family and friends to Dr Cook!
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As far as hair transplant us concerened, this doctor has no idea what he I saw doing. He has brought on a couple of girls that don't know what they are doing either. Terrible experience, waste of time and money. Take my word for it, don't waste your time.
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Dr. Cook was great! He was funny, but professional... Great bedside manner. An overall great experience!
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I had a great experience! Dr Cook and his staff are extremely professional and friendly! Would highly recommend their services!
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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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