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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Cooper's practice encompasses the wide range of Otolaryngology, including otology, laryngology, head and neck surgery, sinonasal surgery, pediatric otolaryngology and general otolaryngology.


Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT, Otolaryngology)

Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT, Otolaryngology)

UW Health Clinics

1 S. Park Clinic
(608) 287-2500 | (888) 703-2778 | Map
American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 265-7760 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

Regional Specialty Clinics

UW Health Specialty Clinic - Sauk Prairie (Prairie du Sac)
(608) 643-6060 |  Map

Hospital Affiliation(s)

Meriter Hospital (primary)
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health


Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Otolaryngology
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 1997

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.


Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

  • Ear Tube Insertion
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Epistaxis Embolization
  • Facial nerve grafting
  • Facial Trauma Surgery
  • Flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES)
  • Free flap
  • Functional neck dissection
  • Gentamicin titration
  • Labyrinthectomy
  • Laryngeal papilloma laser treatment
  • Lesion Removal
  • Leukoplakia laser treatment
  • Mastoid obliteration
  • Maxilofacial trauma repair
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Nose and Sinus Surgery
  • Ossiculoplasty
  • Parotid Surgery
  • Posterior semicircular canal occlusion
  • Reinke's Edema Laser Treatment
  • Removal of Head and Neck Masses (Malignant & Benign)
  • Septoplasty
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction
  • Snoreplasty
  • Superior semicircular canal dehiscence
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Transnasal laryngotracheoscopy
  • Vocal cord injection
  • Zenker's diverticulectomy

Programs & Conditions

PubMed Articles
Speyer MT Reinisch L Cooper KA Ries WR . Erythema after cutaneous laser resurfacing using a porcine model. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1998 Sep;124(9):1008-13
[PubMed ID: 9738811]