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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 65

7970 E Thompson Peak Pkwy
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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Hospital Quality

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Scottsdale Healthcare - Osborn Medical Center
7400 E Osborn Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Scottsdale Healthcare - Thompson Peak Hospital
7400 E Thompson Peak Pkwy
Scottsdale, AZ 85255

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Accepting new patients?

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Cardiologists of Scottsdale PLLC
Cardiologists of Scottsdale
7970 E Thompson Peak Pkwy
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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    Dr. Cook's Experience

    Dr. Cook's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Endocrinology & Metabolism
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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    • Adult Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
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    • Hypotension
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Overweight
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    McGaw Med Center Northwestern
    Complete in 1978

    Fellowship Hospital

    McGaw Med Center Northwestern
    Complete in 1980
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cook & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Cook's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Scottsdale Healthcare - Osborn Medical Center

    • Scottsdale Healthcare - Shea Medical Center

    • Scottsdale Healthcare - Thompson Peak Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cook

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
    • 39 Star Ratings
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    39 responses

    Dr. Cook's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    37 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    39 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    39 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    39 responses

    Experience with Dr. Cook

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    39 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    40 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    39 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    40 responses

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    Cardiologists of Scottsdale PLLC
    Cardiologists of Scottsdale
    7970 E Thompson Peak Pkwy
    Scottsdale, AZ 85255
    (480) 419-9033 (Office)
    (480) 419-9043 (Fax)
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