Dr. Montgomery Cox, MD

Dr. Montgomery Cox, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Montgomery Cox, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1997 and specializes in bariatric surgery.

415 N Center St Ste 102

Hickory, NC 28601

Contact Information

(828) 327-9178

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cox's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cox performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Obesity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox treats Obesity more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Cox treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cox performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Cox performs this procedure more than 49% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Cox's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Acid Reflux Surgery
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal Cancer
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bile Duct Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
Bile Duct Surgery
Biopsy
Boil
Bowel Resection
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Surgery
Chest Trauma
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colitis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Common Bile Duct Stone
Congenital Heart Defects
Conn's Syndrome
Crohn's Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Duodenal Surgery
Dysphagia
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Endometriosis of Colon
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagogastroscopy
Esophagoscopy
Familial Polyposis
Fine Needle Aspiration
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Gastrotomy
Goiter
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoids
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Laceration
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
Laparoscopic Liver Resection
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Leg Venous Ulcer
Ligation
Liver Cancer
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Surgery
Lower Extremity Trauma
Lump
Lumpectomy
Lung Surgery
Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Mammosite Catheter Insertion
Mass
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancreatitis
Pancreatobiliary Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Mastectomy
Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
Phlebitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pilonidal Cyst
Port Placements or Replacements
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Surgery
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hypertension
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sarcoma
Skin Cancer
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Stereotaxis
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Stripping of Varicose Veins
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Surgery
Tracheostomy
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Upper Extremity Trauma
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Procedure
Vascular Trauma
Vein Diseases
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Weight Loss
Whipple Procedure
Wounds
Zenker's Diverticulum

About Me

Care Philosophy

Modern techniques, an emphasis on compassionate care, and patient education to help make complex diseases & procedures understandable. Offering a wide range of general surgical procedures, including cancer surgery & bariatric (weight loss) surgery.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    Medical University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1998
    Medical University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cox's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cox

4.1

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(7)
4 Stars
10%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
20%
(2)

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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Montgomery Cox, MD
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Dr Cox did my gastric bypass. He was professional, supportive, and always interested with my recovery and progress. His treatment was so good I was able to make 27 laps around the surgical floor my first time up after surgery.
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Aetna
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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