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Jack Cooper, MD

Dr. Cooper is a general surgeon in the Montgomery area. He is affiliated with Baptist Medical Center East and 2 more hospitals.
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Dr. Cooper saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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13 doctors
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13 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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4 doctors
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Dr. Cooper saw more colon polyps patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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8 doctors
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Dr. Cooper saw more benign polyps patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more goiter patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Cooper saw more hiatal hernia patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more biliary tract disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2 doctors
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2 doctors
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Dr. Cooper saw more melanoma patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more gallstones patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6 doctors
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6 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more colon cancer patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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6 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more skin cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more hemorrhoid patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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27 doctors
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27 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more acid reflux patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Cooper saw more inguinal hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Cooper saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more lipoma patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2 doctors
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1 doctor
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Dr. Cooper saw stomach cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Cooper saw more umbilical hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1 doctor
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1 doctor
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Dr. Cooper saw ovarian cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.
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8 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more sebaceous cyst patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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22 doctors
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23 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw osteoarthritis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.
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1 doctor
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2 doctors
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Dr. Cooper saw endometrial (uterine) cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.
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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more lung cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more diverticulitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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41 doctors
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41 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more thyroid condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1 doctor
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2 doctors
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Dr. Cooper saw esophageal cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.
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7 doctors
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6 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more blood cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw more diverticulosis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Montgomery area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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45 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Cooper saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Montgomery area. Learn more.

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Laparoscopic hernia surgery rate

Dr. Cooper’s laparoscopic hernia surgery rate is higher than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Cooper 40%
Predicted for his patients 26%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery to reduce scarring and pain compared to traditional open surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Laparoscopic surgery involves smaller incisions, less scarring, and sometimes less pain than traditional open surgery.

To help you understand how Dr. Cooper’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Cooper’s hernia surgeries were performed laparoscopically.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of laparoscopic hernia surgeries for patients like Dr. Cooper’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Cooper’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient gallbladder removal rate

Dr. Cooper’s outpatient gallbladder removal rate is higher than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Cooper 100%
Predicted for his patients 75%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient gallbladder removal to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Gallbladder removals are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Cooper’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal compares to a typical doctor who performs gallbladder removals:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Cooper’s gallbladder removals were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform gallbladder removals, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient gallbladder removal for patients like Dr. Cooper’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Cooper’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient hernia surgery rate

Dr. Cooper’s outpatient hernia surgery rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
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outpatient hernia surgery rate

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient hernia surgery to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Hernia surgeries are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Cooper’s rate of outpatient hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Cooper’s hernia surgeries were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient hernia surgery for patients like Dr. Cooper’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Cooper’s rate of outpatient hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Cooper sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Montgomery Surgical Center
470 Taylor Rd
Montgomery, AL 36117
1,074 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2007

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Surgery

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Cooper is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Baptist Medical Center East
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Prattville Baptist Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Baptist Medical Center South
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • First Choice Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance
  • Health First
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Security Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield