Paul M. Cooke, MD

Dr. Paul M. Cooke is a Board-Certified Physiatrist at Hospital for Special Surgery specializing in the non-operative care of spine and sports injuries. He has practice locations both at HSS and at Princeton Spine and Sports Physicians - Hospital for Special Surgery Affiliated Physicians office in Princeton, New Jersey.


Assistant Attending Physiatrist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Attending Physician, The Medical Center of Princeton


Special Expertise

Electrodiagnosis (EMG/NCS)
Precision spinal injection procedures for lumbar disc herniation


Academic Chief Resident, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
UMDNJ -New Jersey Medical School Resident Award for Outstanding Patient Service at UMDNJ- University Hospital


Teaching musculoskeletal physical examination skills to medical students at Weill Cornell Medical College
Medical coverage of local high school and college football teams
Board of Advisors, Momentum Fitness Gym, Princeton, NJ

Insurances Accepted

Blue Cross PPO
Medicare (Status: Non-Par using Medicare Limited Fee Schedule)
United Healthcare

If your particular insurance plan is not listed, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage.


MD, UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School, New Jersey


UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School / Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, New Jersey


Weill Cornell Medical College, Spine and Sports Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

State Licensure

New York, New Jersey

Selected Publications


For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Dr. Paul Cooke, Physiatrist

Contact Information

Office Locations

75th Street Campus
429 East 75th Street (3rd Floor)
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1430
Fax: 212.774.7394

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, New York 10021

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