Dr. Dona E. Cooper-Dockery Bio
Dr. Cooper- Dockery is board certified in Internal Medicine. She graduated from the University of Montemorelos – School of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Cooper-Dockery worked at the Kingston Public Hospital in Jamaica from 1991 to 1992. Then she returned to Mexico where she completed a year of Social Service at La Clinica Urbana de Linares.
Dr. Cooper- Dockery did her residency in Internal Medicine at Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York during 1993 to 1996.
Dr. Cooper-Dockery has been practicing medicine for over twenty- four years. She currently serves as Medical Director for Cooper Internal Medicine. She is actively engaged in ambulating medicine and occasionally hospital medicine.
In 2008 she extended her practice to Home Based Patients, as Cooper House Doctor, and is now the pioneer for House Call Medicine in the Rio Grande Valley, South Texas. Dr. Cooper-Dockery recently opened Cooper Wellness and Disease Prevention Center where Lifestyle Medicine is emphasized. It is her greatest desire to reverse or significantly improve Diabetes, Obesity, Hypertension and other Lifestyle Diseases.
Dr. Cooper-Dockery is very active in her community, giving health seminars and providing free health care to patients who are without health insurance. She also volunteers her services to the International Communities in countries such as Jamaica, Haiti and the Philippines.
Dr. Cooper-Dockery is the Founder/President for the Faithful Path International Ministry which is a 501-C3 organization dedicated to providing free healthcare and social services to people who are less fortunate both in the Rio Grande Valley and underdeveloped countries. For the past five years her country of focus has been Haiti.
It is her greatest desire to see all people, as much as possible, given the opportunity to enjoy a full, happy and long life.