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David Cooke, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. David Cooke graduated from the Harvard Medical School and completed his internship as well as a residency in General Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He did a fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Stanford University and the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers. He is a board certified Thoracic and Cardiac surgeon with about 20 years of clinical experience. At present, Dr. Cooke is associated with the University of California, Davis Medical Center. He has also contributed to several research publications.

  • Education & Training



    Medical School


    Massachusetts General Hospital



    Stanford University, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers



    Massachusetts General Hospital


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    University Of California, Davis

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (916) 703-5398

    4860 Y St Ste 3100

    Sacramento, California 95817

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. David Cooke has contributed to 3 publications.

    Investigation of Metabolomic Blood Biomarkers for Detection of Adenocarcinoma Lung Cancer.

    Fahrmann, J. F.,Kim, K.,DeFelice, B. C.,Taylor, S. L.,Gandara, D. R.,Yoneda, K. Y.,Cooke, D. T.,Fiehn, O.,Kelly, K.,Miyamoto, S.; Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev.. 2015 Aug 19.

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    Lung resection is safe and feasible among stage IV cancer patients: An American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program analysis.

    Bateni, S. B.,David, E. A.,Bold, R. J.,Cooke, D. T.,Meyers, F. J.,Canter, R. J.; Surgery. 2016 Dec 25.

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    Increasing Rates of No Treatment in Advanced-Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients: A Propensity-Matched Analysis.

    David, E. A.,Daly, M. E.,Li, C. S.,Chiu, C. L.,Cooke, D. T.,Brown, L. M.,Melnikow, J.,Kelly, K.,Canter, R. J.; J Thorac Oncol. 2017 Jan 23.

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    American College of Surgeons