Shon Cook, M.D.

Neurosurgery

Phone

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Shon Cook Neurosurgeon
11317 S. Western Ave.
Suite 300
Oklahoma City, OK 73170

Dr. Shon Cook provides neurosurgical coverage and services in the inpatient and outpatient setting, with a dedication to excellence. He is certified by the Board of Neurological Surgeons, and has over a decade of specialized training and expertise in state-of-the art, cutting edge, neuroendoscopy and keyhole brain surgery, as well as minimally invasive spine procedures.

Dr. Cook did his undergraduate work at Brown University in Providence, RI earning a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Neuroscience. His thesis was on treatment of brain tumors with high dose radiation and chemotherapy. While there, he published 2 papers on radiation treatment for cancer in scientific journals, and was inducted into the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. He then earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, where he continued research in the areas of infectious disease, brain hemorrhage, and lumbar disc disease. He won an American Heart Association scholarship for stroke research, and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He then did his neurosurgical training at The University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), consistently one of the top 5 hospitals in the country. While there, he published papers on traumatic brain injury, hydrocephalus, pituitary function, spinal cord injury, and novel surgical techniques such as removal of anterior skull base tumors through the nose, and hemispherectomy for seizure control in children. He won the Young Investigator Award, and was chosen as Consult Resident of the Year. Dr. Cook has surgical experience totaling over 3000 cases in all aspects of neurosurgery. 

Accreditation / Boards
Neurological Surgery
Languages
English

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