Leland J. Cook Bariatric Surgeon MD, FACS, FASMBS
28 yr Experience
16 yr in Bariatrics
22 yr in Laparoscopic Surgery
11 yr in Laparoscopic Bariatrics
75% Practice is Bariatrics
Min Age of Patient is 18
Max Age of Patient is N/A
Dr. Leland J. Cook is the Medical Director for Frye’s Surgical Weight Loss Program. Dr. Cook received his medical degree from the University of Kentucky, where he also completed his residency. He has specialized in bariatric surgery since the program’s inception in November 2001. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Cook performs the laparoscopic Roux en Y gastric bypass, the Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (Lap-band and REALIZE band) and the laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy procedures.
Latest Reviews See all 101 reviewsew8207 on Feb. 11, 2013
Dr. Cook is wonderful!!! At pre- op he makes himself available to answer any questions you or your family may have. The day of surgery, he pops in to make sure there are no more questions. His bedside manner is wonderful!!! I have had great More...amie503 on Nov. 6, 2010
I haven't had the surgery yet, but so far, I have really had a great experience speaking to him.
Location420 North Center St.
Hickory, NC 28601