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Dr. David Cooley, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Cooley

Dr. David Cooley, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lima, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(419) 229-8928

Dr. Cooley accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
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Dr. Cooley's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cooley treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cooley treats Broken Neck more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cooley treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cooley treats Hydrocephalus more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Cooley treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Cooley's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Cooley, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lima, OH and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Loma Linda University Med Center
Residency Hospital
Oh State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1982

Awards

Dr. Cooley's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cooley

3.8

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
28.571428571428573%
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Dr. Cooley is a very compassionate, extremely skilled neurosurgeon with a wonderful bedside manner. He is very detail oriented. I would and I have recommend Dr. Cooley to anyone who needs a neurosurgeon. He’s performed surgical procedures on three of my immediate family members and we were very...Read More
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Dr. Cooley done my aunt shunt surgery and help give her more time with us. He also done both Carpple tunnel surgery on my hands. My hands got infected and Dr. Cooley and his staff was very fast getting me back into the office. Dr. Cooley and his staff listen very well to my conditions and care for...Read More
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Dr. Cooley is a horrible doctor. I came into his office after a skull fracture and provided a list of symptoms I've been dealing with. He ignored the list of symptoms and quickly skimmed through my MRI images and ignoring any statements I made reguarding my health. He didn't anHe hoped he could...Read More
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