License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce Cook, Neurological Surgeon is Good. Dr. Cook has been reviewed by 31 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Bruce Cook, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facial Pain
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Psychiatry
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Cook graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Cook has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Lowell General Hospital 
  • Saints Memorial Medical Center Inc 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Bruce R Cook FACS and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Bruce R. Cook practice?
Dr. Bruce Cook has 5 office locations.
Dr. Bruce Cook practices Neurological Surgery near Lowell, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Lawrence, MA and North Andover, MA.
See Lowell Neurological Surgeons.