Dr. Cook is not at Triad Pediatrics full-time but serves the practice in a temporary, as needed basis when other providers are in training or out of the country. He has been practicing pediatrician since 2009. He attended medical school at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in Kansas City, Missouri. He finished his pediatric training at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri in July 2009. Dr. Cook and his family moved to Wilmington, North Carolina in March 2011. For the past two years, Dr. Cook and his family lived in Kijabe, Kenya, where he served as a medical missionary at the A.I.C Kijabe Hospital. At Kijabe, he provided pediatric care to resource poor and orphaned children of East Africa and trained Kenyans physicians in pediatrics. Dr. Cook remains very active in missions through Samaritan’s Purse and his local church, Freedom Baptist Church. Dr. Cook also likes to travel with the family, play golf, and watch football with his boys.
The Cook family returned to Wilmington in July 2017. Dr. Cook is married to Becky, and they have four children – Natalie, Sutton, Beckett and Maggie Joy.