Dr. Ellis Cooper III, MD

Dr. Ellis Cooper III, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(8)
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Dr. Ellis Cooper III, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Shreveport, LA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

1500 Line Ave Ste 100

Shreveport, LA 71101

Contact Information

(318) 635-3052

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cooper III "Dr. Cooper's commitment to his practice is based on a feeling that no other specialty so directly improves a patient's quality of life in such a timely manner."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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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

  • Us Military Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr Ft Sam Houston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Brook Army Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Curtis Natl Hand Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Walter Reed Army Med Ctr & NIH
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooper III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooper III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooper III to family and friends
3.0
based on 8 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Cooper III's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This physician simply does not care about patients as several of his other reviews state. He spent less than a minute in the room with me every visit and only touched my wrist once. Didn't care that it was hurting so badly I couldn't sleep. Just said come back in a month if it's still hurting. No...more
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Natchitoches, LA |
Highest recommendation.
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Bossier City, LA |
Wonderful doctor, very through, works hard at preventive care
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Shreveport, LA |
I went to see him for a broken wrist (confirmed by x-ray). He spent approximately 90 seconds with me. Wanted to do an MRI (soft tissue test) before he would cast my arm. Apparently he is FAR too busy to deal with mundane problems like broken wrists.
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in shreveport |
Dr cooper lll bedside manner badly he just walk out on me.he don't let you go over the ex rays and mri with him sound fishy. He bring up lies .like says you come in here saying you hurt arms sholder and knees.i say no i came to you for hand and wrist and you to read exray and mri.i dont...more
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Dr. Cooper III accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Hospitals where Dr. Cooper III has admitting privileges

Specialists Hospital Shreveport
1500 Line Ave
Shreveport, LA 71101
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Willis Knighton Bossier Health Center
2400 Hospital Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
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CHRISTUS Health Shreveport - Bossier
1 Saint Mary Pl
Shreveport, LA 71101
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Willis-Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103
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