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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 6 awards.
Dr. Cooper has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Chestnut Hill Hospital
- Hospital of the University of PA
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Joel D Cooper MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 47 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
- Where does Dr. Joel D. Cooper practice?
- Dr. Joel Cooper has 5 office locations.
Dr. Joel Cooper practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Cherry Hill, NJ and Clementon, NJ.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.