Dr. James Cooper, MD

Dr. James Cooper, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. James Cooper, MD is a general surgery specialist in Surprise, AZ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University of Arizona in 1995 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

12361 W Bola Dr Ste 100

Surprise, AZ 85378

Contact Information

(623) 544-3480

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Mercy Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 78% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 50% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 44% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cooper "As as surgeon, I strive to help improve my patients' quality of life using my surgical skills and compassion."

5  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated


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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mayo Clin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Phoenix Integrated Surgery Res
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooper's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooper to family and friends
311 total reviews (53 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (311)

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Dr. Cooper's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (53)

Dr. Cooper was very professional, knowledgeable and caring. He did a lapraroscopic hernia for me. I am very pleased with the results. He made me feel at ease and answered all my questions. My office visits before and after surgery were a very short wait. Right after surgery he met with my wife and...more
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I've had two surgical procedures by Dr Cooper and have been entirely satisfied with his expertise. His staff is friendly and professional and will do whatever it takes to care for their patients. I have no reservation in recommending Dr Cooper.
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Very professional, courteous, friendly, and helpful staff. Dr Cooper took his time to discuss the surgery and recovery process with me. The surgery went quite well and would highly recommend Dr Cooper for general surgery.
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Dr. Cooper and his entire staff are top notch. From my initial consultation through my return to work, I didn't receive anything less than the best care. Dr. Cooper answered all my questions and his staff responded to requests quickly and politely. His bedside manner and hand skills are...more
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Dr. Cooper came highly recommended from my primary care physician. First off, I was very impressed with the reception I received from his front office staff. Very friendly and genuinely concerned about my health needs. Dr. Cooper was equally friendly and very up front about my options for...more
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