Louis Cooper, M.D.
Emergency Medicine
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Louis Cooper, M.D.

Emergency Medicine

Accepts New Patients
Gender: Male
Language: English, French, Spanish
Insurance: 36 accepted  View

Locations and Appointments



Board Certifications

  • Emergency Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Physician - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 2007
  • M.B.A., Harvard University, 1988
  • B.S., United States Naval Academy, 1981


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Louis works clinically in NY Presbyterian's Emergency Department as an Attending Physician. Responsibilities include clinical education of residents, NPs, PAs and medical students. Professional interests include medical administration, medical education, disaster and emergency preparedness, international, wilderness and travel medicine and business opportunities in medicine.
Prior to working  at NY Presbyterian Hospital, he worked as an attending at NY-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Emergency Department (2013-2015) and at Long Island College Hospital (LICH) Emergency Department (2011-2013).
At LICH served as Assistant Medical Director of the Emergency Department. Physician and Resident Scheduler, Director of Resident Education and Site Director for SUNY Downstate Emergency Medicine Residency Program.
Emergency Medicine Residency at NYU/Bellevue (2007-2011).
Attended ACEP’s Director’s Academy. Elected ACEP fellow.
Experience running a public securities hedge fund, Anvil Capital Partners, pursuing private equity advisory and investment opportunities and providing merger and acquisition advice.
Former investment banking professional at Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank with experience on the origination, execution and principal sides of the business. Practiced at building and managing new business units. Industry generalist with particular expertise in the basic materials, metals & mining, consumer cyclicals, electric utility and telecommunications industries and the financial buyer community. Substantial execution experience involving a broad range of merger, acquisition, corporate finance and restructuring products, having closed over forty transactions worth billions of dollars.
Former submarine officer, U.S. Navy, aboard USS Seawolf (SSN 575) a specially configured, nuclear powered, fast-attack submarine engaged in Special Projects (covert operations) in the Western Pacific.
Portrait, figurative and still-life painter in oils and encaustic. Glassblower and sculptor in hot glass. Amateur chef. Active sailor, kayaker and outdoorsman.
Extensive personal and professional travel. Lived in Norway, Italy, England and France. Fluent French, conversational Spanish.
Married to Susan Berger-Jones, architect and poet.


Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WellCare Health Plans

Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Elected Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.