Prior to his medical training, Dr. Cook worked as a hospital clinical pharmacist for seven years. Since completion of his medical training in 2009, Dr. Cook has been working with Pikes Peak Nephrology Associates.
His interests include hypertension, electrolyte disorders, chronic kidney disease, kidney stones, transplantation, dialysis therapy, and renal ultrasonography. He is also actively involved as a study nephrologist in the EUPHRATES clinical sepsis trial that incorporates extracorporeal therapy to treat critically ill patients with septic shock. Additionally, Dr. Cook has completed a mini-fellowship at Emory University in renal sonography and can perform in-office renal and bladder ultrasounds. Since 2012, he continues to serve as Medical Section Chair at Memorial Hospital. Dr. Cook has privileges at all local hospitals and dialysis facilities and sees all patients regardless of type of insurance coverage.
Dr. Cook’s focus is on compassionate patient-centered care. He incorporates evidence-based medicine with an individualized focused approach to each patient.