Dr. Chris Cecil Cook MD Surgeon

Dr. Chris Cook is a surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC East and UPMC Mercy. He received his medical degree from Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. He is one of 16 doctors at UPMC East and one of 31 at UPMC Mercy who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Charleston Area Medical Center/West Virginia University
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 2002

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2007 - 2009

Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

WV State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The impact of scoliosis among patients with giant paraesophageal hernia.
Schuchert, M.J., Adusumilli, P.S., Cook, C.C., Colovos, C., Kilic, A., Nason, K.S., Landreneau, J.P., Zikos, T., Jack, R., Luketich, J.D., Landreneau, R.J.

IMAGE CARDIO MED: Left atrial wall hematoma/dissection after mitral valve replacement.
Ota, T., Subramaniam, K., Cook, C.C., Bermudez, C.

Great vessel and cardiac trauma.
Cook, C.C., Gleason, T.G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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