Meet Dr. Cook
About Dr. Cook
Dr. Cook's Book
Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic PainA ground-breaking new book by Vital Health Institute's internationally-recognized surgeon, Dr. Andrew Cook. A must-read for physicians and women.
Vital Health Institute
Our founder and medical director, Dr. Andrew S. Cook, located in the San Francisco Bay Area, is an internationally renowed endometriosis specialist and women's health expert. He has devoted his professional life to helping women with complex health problems. Dr. Cook is a board-certified gynecologist and subspecialty-trained reproductive endocrinologist. A renowned gynecologic surgeon, he is a leader in minimally invasive surgical techniques and a pioneer in the treatment and management of endometriosis.
Dr. Cook is one of only a handful of experienced specialists devoted to the treatment of endometriosis and pelvic pain. Even among these specialists, he is unique in his comprehensive approach to his patients' overall condition.
Dr. Cook is also known for his compassion, dedication, and leading-edge integrative approach that combines traditional Western medicine and surgical treatment with complementary care and a holistic philosophy. Women from across the country and throughout the world turn to Dr. Cook in the San Francisco Bay Area for help with complex pelvic problems.
At Vital Health Institute, which is located just south of San Jose in the Silicon Valley, Dr. Cook will take the time to develop a treatment type that fits your situation. Minimally invasive surgery for endometriosis has made him a leader in his industry. Awards and recognition include "Special Excellence in Endoscopic Procedures, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists," "Obstetrics and Gynecology; Board Certified December 9, 1994," and a member of many professional organizations such as the International Pelvic Pain Society.
In becoming a leading endometriosis specialist, Dr. Cook has developed a strong skill set and philosophy that allow him to treat patients with respect and dignity. He brings forward thinking and compassion to each patient, which allows patients to achieve health and wellness.
Treatment for endometriosis is complex – Dr. Cook's approach is highly refined and allows for treatment of endometriosis to be very effective. Read more about the 10 different endometriosis and pelvic pain programs that we offer.