Dr. Lai Kok, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 55
  
Dr. Kok
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Novant Health Cardiology

186 KIMEL PARK DR Winston Salem, NC 27103

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(336) 277-2000

Dr. Lai Kok, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kok has more experience with Implantable Cardiac Devices, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Electrophysiology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Natl U Singapore medical school in 1990. He is affiliated with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kok to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kok accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kok

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kok treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kok treats other conditions, please contact the office at (336) 277-2000.

Implantable Cardiac Devices

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Dr. Kok typically treats 74% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kok typically treats 80% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Mitral Valve Disease
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Dr. Kok typically treats 63% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
Dr. Kok
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Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Dr. Kok typically treats 63% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Heart Disease
Cardiomyopathy
Hypertension
Heart Palpitations
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Kok's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Kok's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kok

3.9

Based on 7 ratings

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Very good doctor. Has always made me feel comfortable in his presence.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Not very personable, makes it difficult to build a trusting relationship with. Uncomfortable in his presence.
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Winston-Salem , NC – Mar 03, 2019
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It was a horrible experience. He completely lacks bedside manners. I ended up asking for a referral to another specialist.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Lai Kok, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Kok has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

2000
U Va Hlth System
Fellowship Hospital
1997
U Hawaii
Residency Hospital
1995
U Hawaii
Internship Hospital
1990
Natl U Singapore
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Mandarin

Awards

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Locations

Novant Health Cardiology

Novant Health Cardiology186 KIMEL PARK DR Winston Salem, NC 27103
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Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

Winston Salem, NC

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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