Dr. Leland Cook, MD

Dr. Leland Cook, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Leland Cook, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1979 and specializes in bariatric surgery.

415 N Center St Ste 102

Hickory, NC 28601

Contact Information

(828) 327-9178

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cook performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 65% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 64% of peers
Obesity
normal
more than 48% of peers

Dr. Cook's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Ky Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cook has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cook's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cook to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is a professional with a dedication to acquiring the most current knowledge and skills necessary to perform the selected surgery. In my experience he had assembled a key support team that assisted him in the pre surgery eval., the surgical task, and post surgery task. These people were most...more
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