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Dr. Joel D Cooper MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 46 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. Joel Cooper has 5 office locations.
University City
Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center
3900 Woodland Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(7)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Cooper is Excellent. Dr. Cooper has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Cooper, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lung Surgery (Pulmonary Surgical Procedures)
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
  • Reperfusion Injury
  • Swallowing disorder (Deglutition Disorder)
  • Thymus Gland Removal (Thymectomy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Cooper graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Transplantation
Pneumonectomy
Pulmonary Emphysema (COPD)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Cooper has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Chestnut Hill Hospital 
  • Hospital of the University of PA 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Cooper accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Joel D. Cooper practice?
Dr. Joel Cooper practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Cherry Hill, NJ.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.