Dr. Mark Cooper, MD

Dr. Mark Cooper, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Mark Cooper, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in breast surgery, general surgery, and more.

The Surgical Clinic, PLLC

356 24th Ave N Ste 400

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of Kentucky
  • NovaNet
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare

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Dr. Cooper's Experience

Dr. Cooper's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cooper "The Physicians and Staff of The Surgical Clinic, PLLC, have been and continue to be committed to the highest ethical standards in the conduct of our healthcare and business operations.  We demand of ourselves full compliance with all federal, state and local laws. We are committed to preventing, detecting, and disciplining any unethical behavior.  We thrive and prosper on our quality medical treatment and outstanding reputation for professional conduct.  We create systems and controls to keep ourselves informed, and perform according to these standards.  The physicians and Staff of The Surgical Clinic partner together in protecting the rights of all those we care."

3  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

50  Conditions Treated


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28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • The University Of Alabama
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Baylor College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Baylor College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Med University SC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in Nashville, TN, 2010
  • Chemical Engineering Fellow, 2004
  • Chemical Engineering Centennial Fellow, 2010
  • Strathmore's Who's Who, 2002
  • College of Engineering Distinguished Fellow, 2005
Media & Publications
  • Property Data Correlation and Prediction, 1988
  • Application of Field Triage Guidelines by Pre-Hospital Personnel: Is Mechanism of Injury a Valid Guideline for Patient Triage?, 1995
  • What is the Surgeon's Role in the Treatment of Breast Cancer?, 2010
  • Application of American College of Surgeons Field Triage Guidelines by Pre-Hospital Personnel, 1995
  • Breast Cancer, 1998
  • Breast Cancer Screening, 9/21/2000
  • Breast Cancer Update, 10/17/2000
  • Benefits of HDR for Breast Cancer, 5/2008
  • Splenic Injury, 12/17/2003
  • Videoscopic Thyroid Surgery, 12/28/1999
  • Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer, 10/2001

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooper's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooper to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cooper's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Wonderful kind doctor and empathetic kind compassionate understanding staff .
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Dr. Cooper did an excellent job performing a full right breast mastectomy. His skill level during completion of the mastectomy provided an exceptional base for full reconstruction with outstanding cosmetic results.
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I recently found a lump in my breast via a self exam on a Friday. My anxiety went through the roof . I have been in the care of this wonderful and compassionate Dr for over 12 years. Dr. Mark Cooper was there with his nurse Karen as soon as they arrived Monday morning. I had a mammo and...more
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Dr. Cooper and his staff are very caring and professional. I would highly recommend him.
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