Dr. M Truitt Cooper, MD

Dr. M Truitt Cooper, MD

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Dr. M Truitt Cooper, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA. He graduated from University Of Virginia / Main Campus and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

545 Ray C Hunt Dr

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

(434) 243-5432

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Cooper'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cooper "My practice primarily focuses on injuries and chonic disorders of the foot and ankle. When possible these problems will be treated with the most up to date non-operative measures. When necessary surgery is performed with the goal of getting patients back to high levels of activity as quickly as possible."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

73  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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42  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foregut Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Ohio State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Idaho Foot and Ankle Fellowship-St. Alphonsus Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooper's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooper to family and friends
22 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Cooper'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 (7)

I had lost hope of being able to walk with out pain. I had been to many doctors, trying to find one that would help me. My last hope came in a referral to Dr. Cooper at UVA orthopedic. He showed compassion and caring for the pain I had been in. He was very honest in explaining all of the risk, but...more
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An amazing Dr. would highly recommend him if you need a foot Dr. treats patients with respect and listens to what you have to say.
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Dr Cooper fixed a a severe mess that another ortho doc had created...My surgery with Dr. Cooper was probably 9 years ago and it is still holding up today. He gave me back the gift of walking and running and I will always recommend this gifted man without hesitation.
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Dr. Cooper is one of the best specialists I've seen in years. I have an ankle that has been badly sprained numerous times in my life. He spent time explaining my injuries and options. I really like that he doesn't have a desire to rush into surgery as the first option. Expertise is my number one...more
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Dr. Cooper was cordial, but seemed somewhat rushed, and uninterested in my foot problems. He didn't even take the time to give me the results of the foot x-ray that he'd ordered. I had to ask another doctor to explain the foot conditions the xray listed a couple of weeks after my visit with Dr....more
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