Dr. J Wesley Cook, DO

Dr. J Wesley Cook, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. J Wesley Cook, DO is a family medicine specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University in 1988 and specializes in family medicine, addiction medicine, and more.Read his story

2001 W Addison St

Chicago, IL 60618

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Cook's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cook "Dr. J. Wesley Cook is a compassionate and well-respected family doctor and osteopathic medicine practitioner helping patients in and around the Roscoe Village neighborhood of Chicago, IL, enjoy optimal health and wellness at every age and every stage of life. As a top-rated practitioner, Dr. Cook offers a comprehensive array of care options, including annual physicals, women's health services, osteopathic manipulations and adjustments, treatment for sports injuries, advanced methods of addiction treatment, STD testing and HIV management, as well as on-site laboratory testing for added patient convenience and fast and accurate results. Dr. Cook attended Southern Illinois University where he attained his bachelor's degree, completing his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree at Midwestern University followed by a residency in family medicine at the University of Illinois. Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Cook also holds certification in addictions medicine with the American Society of Addictions Medicine. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Cook serves as an instructor at the University of Illinois, Midwestern University and Rush University. For more than a decade, he has also volunteered at CommunityHealth Chicago, providing top-quality care for lower income patients. At his practice on Addison Avenue, Dr. Cook uses the most advanced osteopathic techniques and technology to provide his patients with custom care and treatment options based on each patient's individual needs. Devoted to creating and maintaining a relaxed, caring, patient-centered environment at his practice, Dr. Cook provides each patient with the education and information necessary to ensure they feel confident in their care. He strives to help patients understand all the treatment options that are available to help them enjoy optimal wellness. Dr. Cook and the entire staff work hard to create an environment of support and respect for the diverse needs of their patients, providing compassionate understanding for patients from all walks of life and all belief systems. When not caring for patients, Dr. Cook nurtures interests in motorcycles, pool and physics. He welcomes the chance to care for new patients, and the practice accepts most major medical insurance plans."
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3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Addiction Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

16  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Chicago Osteo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • U Ill-Ravenswood Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Addictions medince
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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I travel a nice distance to see Dr. Cook. He is the best primary care doctor that I have ever had. My husband and I both see him for care. Dr. Cook exhibits great pride in his practice and the care he provides for his patients. The only way I will leave his practice is if he is no longer in...Read More
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The best doctor around its starts with the front desk all the way around. Thank you for caring it means the world. Keith C.
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