C. Perry Cooke, III, MD

About Our Survey 4.7

C. Perry Cooke, III, MD from SOS

A co-founder of Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists, Dr. Perry Cooke is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine with a particular interest in shoulder surgery retired in December of 2018.

C. Perry Cooke, III, MD 4.7

Friendliness/Courtesy of Care Provider: 4.8

Care Provider explanations of problem/condition: 4.7

Care Provider concern for questions/worries: 4.7

Care Provider efforts to include in decisions: 4.7

Care Provider information about medications: 4.6

Care Provider instructions for follow-up care: 4.7

Care Provider spoke using clear language: 4.7

Time Care provider spent with patient: 4.6

Patient's confidence in Care Provider: 4.7

Likelihood of recommending Care Provider: 4.7

"Dr. Cooke has been phenomenal. He listened to my concerns and was very thorough in my assessment and care. I was shocked at how fast he was able to see me and start the process of fixing my shoulder. I am beyond grateful to him and the SOS staff."

"Dr. Cooke has done previous surgeries on me before. He has my total confidence & trust."

"I will definitely recommend Dr. Cooke to others."

"Always informative, courteous, professional."

About Our Survey

Amherst College, Amherst MA, BA degree, 1966-1970
Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse NY, MD Degree, 1970-1974

Orthopedic Residency Training
Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse NY, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, 1975-1979

General Surgical Training
Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston MA, 1974-1975

The Clinical Experience 

Specializing in Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery (Arthroscopic & open) and Fracture Care.

State of New York Licensure, 1977
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 1980

Professional Society Members
New York State Medical Society
Onondaga County Medical Society
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery


National and International Presentations
Cooke, C.P., III and Chiroff, R.T., Osteochondritis Dissecans: A Histologic and Microradiographic Analysis of Surgically Excised Lesions.

Presented at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
March 3, 1975.

Publications & Book Chapters
Chiroff, R.T. and Cooke, C.P. III, Osteochondritis Dissecans: A Histologic and Microradiographic Analysis of Surgically Excised Lesions.
J. Trauma 15 (8): 689-96, August 1975.

Cooke, C. P., III, Levinsohn, E.M. and Baker, B.E.: Septic Hip in Pelvic Fractures with Urologic Injury. Clinical Orthopedics 147: 253-57
March-April 1980.