Dr. David Cooksey, MD

Dr. David Cooksey, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. David Cooksey, MD is a dermatologist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1973 and specializes in dermatology.

1455 E Bert Kouns Industrial Loop

Shreveport, LA 71105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Cooksey'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

36  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Memphis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Tenn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooksey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooksey's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooksey to family and friends
17 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Cooksey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

We have been seeing this position for well over a year attempting to get our daughters acne cleared up. Each visit we have been subjected to Dr. Cooksey rudeness and condescending attitude. Today our daughter was reduced to tears as she begged the man to help her with her acne once again he...more
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Dr. Cooksey helps me with my AK's due to excessive sun exposure. He takes his time and does a great job examining each area and explaining what each one is and treating it only when necessary. That's important to me and I appreciate his time and patience.
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Dr. Cooksey has been my Dermatologist for several years. He is very thorough and knowledgeable. I never have a long wait time when I arrive for my appointment. The office staff are very polite and helpful to any questions that I have. I would definitely recommend Dr. Cooksey to others.
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Dr. Cooksey is cordial, friendly and always on time. He spends adequate time with you for the particular problem you are having. He explains the condition on a level that you can understand. The same can be said for the indicated course of therapy. His staff is also very friendly and efficient.
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My family has seen Dr. Cooksey for years, and each and every experience has been great! He genuinely cares about his patients. He asks questions and also listens to you. He is knowledgeable and thorough. He and his entire staff are always friendly, and we have always been able to be seen in a...more
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