Dr. Edgar Cooper, MD

NephrologyMaleAge 78

Nephrology

Dr. Edgar Cooper, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in New Orleans, LA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tulane University of Louisiana in 1968. He is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Edgar Cooper, MD

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
Accepting new patients

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(504) 842-3387

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Dr. Cooper's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Plasmapheresis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cooper performs Plasmapheresis more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Cooper performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Therapeutic Apheresis
Renal Scan
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cooper performs Renal Scan more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Cooper performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Kidney Transplant Evaluation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cooper performs Kidney Transplant Evaluation more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Cooper performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Cooper's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ultrasound, Kidney
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Edgar Cooper, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in New Orleans, LA and has over 54 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tulane University...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Anatomic & Clinical Pathology
  • Blood Bank & Transfusion Medicine

Education

1975
Charity Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
Us Naval Hosp
Residency Hospital
1969
Us Naval Hosp
Internship Hospital
1968
Tulane University of Louisiana
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Edgar Cooper, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Cooper frequently treats Plasmapheresis, Renal Scan, and Kidney Transplant Evaluation. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Cooper treats.

Where is Dr. Edgar Cooper, MD's office located?

Dr. Cooper's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Ochsner Medical Center

Ochsner Clinic Foundation1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received