Dr. Richard Cook Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Cook Jr, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Richard Cook Jr, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Waldorf, MD and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Howard University in 2002 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

3450 Old Washington Rd Ste 103

Waldorf, MD 20602

Contact Information

(301) 472-4290

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Cook Jr's Experience

Dr. Cook Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Cook Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cook Jr "Dr. Cook is a third-generation physician from Annapolis, Maryland. He now resides in Southern Maryland with his wife Betty and three children, Liana, Marcus, and Sandra. Richard Cook attended Howard University for his undergraduate education, and received his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. While in college, he played lacrosse for the Bisons and was a founding member of the team. Dr. Cook graduated from the Howard University School of Medicine, and completed his Internal Medicine residency at the Union Memorial/University of Maryland program in Baltimore, Maryland, which is also known for being one of the Nation's top Heart Institutes, a top 100 hospital ranked by US News, and the official hospital for the Baltimore Ravens football team. Dr. Cook is also an active member of the Omega Psi Phi fraternity and serves on the International Board of Prostate Prevention and Awareness. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Association of Physician Executives, the American College of Physicians, and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr Cook currently serves as the official Team Physician for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs baseball team, is an Associate Program Member at the University Medical Center, has a Courtesy Faculty Appointment at the George Washington School of Nursing, and is a Physician Peer Member for the State of Maryland Board of Physicians."
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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cook Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

86  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Howard University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Union Meml University MD
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Cook Jr's Reviews

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15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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Dr. Cook Jr's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

We followed dr cook after he left another practice. He's the best doctor we've ever had. Always makes us feel well cared for and like we are his top priority. Very thorough. Wonderful bedside manner. Even remembers specific details about our lives from one visit to the next. His wife (Dr. Siu) is...more
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