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Dr. Steven Cook, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 40

Dr. Cook

Dr. Steven Cook, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from UNIV OF NC CHAPEL HILL SCH OF MED in 2011 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(919) 684-3053

Dr. Cook accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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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. Cook's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Traumatic Brain Injury
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Cook treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook treats Spine Disorders more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Cook treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cook treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Cook treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Cook's conditions and procedures:

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

I specialize in the treatment of brain tumors and spinal disorders. I am a native of North Carolina and after spending time in military service, I have returned to provide care at Duke because I believe the people and assets here are dedicated to pro...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

Duke University
Residency Hospital
2011
UNIV OF NC CHAPEL HILL SCH OF MED
Medical School
2011

Dr. Cook's Reviews

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4.6

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What People Say About Dr. Steven Cook, MD
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Dr. Cook operated on my neck because I was having arm pain and had a pinched nerve in my cervical spine. I was also having weakness in my right arm. He reviewed the MRI with me and explained everything really well. A few days after surgery I had absolutely NO PAIN in my arm. The weakness took a...Read More
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Dr. Cook is very honest and upfront about the positive and negative side of surgery. I am twelve weeks post opp from L4 L5 fuse and decompression and doing very well. Also I traveled from St. Petersburg Fl.. for surgery. C Rosser
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I am very happy with results of surgery. Pain is gone and I am back to living life again.
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I first met Dr. Cook when I was diagnosed with a brain tumor. This was a very devastating time in my life, but Dr. Cook was so understanding and compassionate. He is a very nice southern gentleman who really has a great demeanor with his patients. He helped me to feel at ease, and was really great...Read More
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When I met with Dr. Cook and had a second opinion conversation, I was amazed at how informative and personable he was. He answered all my questions before I could ask them. There was humor injected which really helped relieve my anxiety. When I left his office, I sensed I had a good...Read More
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Locations

Duke Regional Hospital

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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