Dr. David Cooke, MD

Dr. David Cooke, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. David Cooke, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1998 and specializes in thoracic surgery and thoracic oncology.

2221 Stockton Blvd # 2112

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Esophageal Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Cooke'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. Cooke "I believe in a patient-centered approach to care of patients, combining multidisciplinary expertise, innovation and evidence-based, quality pathway driven outcomes to provide value to patients and their families."

2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

83  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Uc Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University of Michigan Medical Center University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Stanford Univ-Stanford Hosp & Clins
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooke's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooke to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Cooke'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 (2)

In all aspects - absolute excellence!
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Dr. Cooke is an excellent surgeon with wonderful outcomes for me. He has done a Thoracotomy and bi-lobectomy 4 years ago, and another lobectomy VATS technique this last month, both for non-smoking lung cancerous tumors.. I cannot say enough good things about him or his team. State of the art, and I...more
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