Dr. Cooper was born at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania when his father was an Ophthamology resident. He has spent most of his life in Marietta, Ohio. He ventured back to Central Pennsylvania for his undergraduate education at Bucknell University. He then graduated from St. George's University in Grenada, West Indies. He met his beautiful wife Surya in Grenada, who is currently a PGY-4 in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Geisinger Medical Center. Dr. Cooper recently completed his Internal Medicine residency training from Geisinger Medical Center. He plans to pursue a career in Infectious Diseases starting in July 2017 after his Chief Residency at Geisinger. He is interested in pursuing a Clinican Educator track at a large academic institute in the future. He would eventually like to broaden his areas of research to include global health and tropical infectious diseases.
In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife, traveling aboard, improving his photography skills, cooking, live music and staying physically active.