Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Areas of Expertise

  • Asthma
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Pulmonary Infections
  • Shortness of Breath

Education

Fellowship

Barnes-Jewish Hospital – Washington University
Pulmonary Disease
St. Louis, MO
1978

Internship and Residency

Bellevue Hospital Center – New York University
Internal Medicine
New York, NY
1974 and 1976

Medical School

Washington University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
1973

Undergraduate School

Johns Hopkins University
Bachelor of Arts
Baltimore, MD
1969

Hospitals Affiliated With

George Washington University Hospital
MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Professional Associations

American College of Chest Physicians (CCP)
Fellow

American College of Physicians (ACP)
Member

American Medical Association (AMA)
Member

American Society of Internal Medicine (ASIM)
Member

American Thoracic Society (ATS)
Member

District of Columbia Thoracic Society
Member

Medical Society of the District of Columbia
Member

Professional Offices

Medical Society of the District of Columbia

Chairman, Board of Trustees, 1999 – Present
President, 1998 – 1999
Vice President, 1996 – 1998
Member at Large, Board of Trustees, 1994 – 1996

American Medical Association

Alternate Delegate, 1994

District of Columbia Thoracic Society

President, 1993 – 1995
Vice President, 1991 – 1993

Academic Appointment

George Washington University School of Medicine
Clinical Professor

Biography

Dr. Cooper is passionate about Internal Medicine and working closely with his patients across the DC-area to help them achieve their optimal health. Dr. Cooper went to Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO, and completed his post-doctoral residency training at Bellevue Hospital Center in New York, NY. Additionally, Dr. Cooper specializes in Pulmonology.