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Local Physician Wesley M. Cook, MD, Joins North Oaks Pulmonology Clinic

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Local Physician Wesley M. Cook, MD, Joins North Oaks Pulmonology Clinic

Hammond Pulmonologist Wesley M. Cook, MD, has joined North Oaks Physician Group in practice with North Oaks Pulmonology Clinic.

To schedule an appointment or get information on accepted insurance plans, call (985) 230-1580.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Medicine, Dr. Cook has practiced in the Hammond area and belonged to the Medical Staff of North Oaks Medical Center for the past 7 years. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of lung and respiratory system diseases, such as asthma, emphysema, bronchitis and pneumonia, and can help patients stop smoking.

A graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Dr. Cook completed his internship and residency at the former Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge. He also completed a fellowship in Pulmonology/Critical Care through Louisiana State University/Ochsner Foundation Hospital in New Orleans.

Other North Oaks Pulmonology providers include: Drs. Arvind Yertha, Katherine St. Amant and Theepha Thaya; as well as Nurse Practitioners Jennifer Bouffard and Lori Mayers.

North Oaks Pulmonology is located on the fourth floor of the North Oaks Clinic Building in Suite 401A at 15813 Paul Vega, MD, Drive on the North Oaks Medical Center campus in Hammond. Clinic hours of operation are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on weekdays.