Dr. Kathy Cook, MD

Dr. Kathy Cook, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kathy Cook, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Ames, IA. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

500 Main St Ste 113

Ames, IA 50010

Contact Information

(515) 232-3006

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 97% of peers
Boil
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • St Lukes/Presby Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Iowa Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cook has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cook's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook to family and friends
4.3
based on 27 total reviews (16 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Cook's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Each person I met, receptionist, nurse, Dr. Cook were all exceptionally kind, patient and very thorough not a rushed appointment and received a quick easy and very good solution to an ongoing problem that had been causing me some fear and anxiety. Thank you!
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in Boone, Iowa |
Excellent Doctor and staff. Answers all questions and get to the point right away. Doesn't waste my time or her time in the office.
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in Ames, IA |
My appointment was, as always, fast and thorough. Very pleased with all aspects of care.
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Ames, IA |
Highly reccomend.
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Monroe, IA |
I have always found her to be professional, but also friendly and caring. She takes the time to understand the problems or issues I may be having, and helps me understand the treatments and advice to deal with those issues.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cook accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Cook has admitting privileges

Boone County Hospital
1015 Union St
Boone, IA 50036
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