Dr. John Cox, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Cox

John A Cox MD PC

4417 W Gore Blvd Ste 5 Lawton, OK 73505

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(580) 248-0110

Dr. John Cox, MD is a Pulmonologist in Lawton, OK and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cox has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Comanche County Memorial Hospital and Duncan Regional Hospital. He is not accepting new patients and has not yet indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cox to book an appointment.


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(580) 248-0110

Dr. Cox accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community Care Network
Standard Network PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 88% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats Asthma more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cox performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 100% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats Sleep Apnea more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Cox performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats Interstitial Lung Disease more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.

Typically treats 50% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Embolism
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats Pulmonary Embolism more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 50% of their peers

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Dr. Cox's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Cox, MD is a Pulmonologist in Lawton, OK and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cox has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists i...

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1986
U Oklahoma Coll Med
Fellowship Hospital
1985
U Kansas Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1983
U Kansas Sch Med
Internship Hospital
1982
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

John A Cox MD PC

John Cox MD4417 W Gore Blvd Ste 5 Lawton, OK 73505
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Comanche County Memorial Hospital

Lawton, OK

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

Duncan Regional Hospital

Duncan, OK

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)

Jackson County Memorial Hospital

Altus, OK

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

Southwestern Medical Center

Lawton, OK

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average