Dr. Ronald Cooke, MD

Dr. Ronald Cooke, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Ronald Cooke, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry doctor who practices in Amherst, NY. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

2360 Sweet Home Rd Ste 4

Amherst, NY 14228

Contact Information

(716) 748-7474

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health

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Top Care Areas


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

Major Depressive Disorder
more than 35% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 29% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
more than 21% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cooke "old-fashioned, personalized behavioral and psychiatric care for children, adolescents and adults in a quiet, private setting you will never speak to an answering service, nurse, or on-call physician"


  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Chronic Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental Delay
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Migraine
  • Pediatric Attention Deficit (ADD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Sexual Dysfunction


  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Behavior Modification
  • Biofeedback
  • Couples Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Pediatric Counseling
  • Polypharmacy
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Sex Therapy
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Niagara University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Sister's Of Charity Hospital/Ub Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • SUNY@Buffalo Grad Med Dent Adult Psychiatry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • SUNY@Buffalo Grad Med Dent Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cooke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cooke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cooke to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cooke's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

New York, NY |
He cares about pts no rushing you out he LISTENS and truly concerned
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in Tonawanda, NY |
Dr Cooke is very understanding and caring. He does take him with each patient. He treats you like your his only patient. You may have to wait, But, It's totally worth it!
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Buffalo, NY |
You sometimes have to wait in his office for a while, and he does cancel appointments. However, he is caring, kind, and takes a lot of time with his patients. He is very knowledgable and if there is a problem with medication he answers almost immediately.
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in Amherst, NY |
He's laid back, but extremely thorough. He explained things very well & made sure we understood everything.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cooke accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Independent Health

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Hospitals where Dr. Cooke has admitting privileges

Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider St
Buffalo, NY 14215
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Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
621 10th St
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
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