Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Douglas J. Cooper, DPM

West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Douglas J. Cooper, DPM, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Cooper will care for patients at the practice’s newest office, located at Lexington Medical Center Lexington, 811 West Main Street, Suite 202.

From preventive care to conservative treatments and major reconstructive surgeries, Dr. Cooper provides comprehensive foot and ankle care. He is a member of the American Academy of Podiatric Sport Medicine, the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the National Podiatric Medical Association and is certified in advanced cardiac life support and basic life support. He most recently completed his residency, which included a focus in limb salvage among Native American, rural and veteran populations. In addition to his clinical training, he served as a senior research resident, performing data analysis of trials for treatment of Achilles tendonitis and analyzing clinical effectiveness of treatments for chronic venous ulcerations.

Dr. Cooper graduated with his bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, and earned his medical degree from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami, Florida. He then completed his residency at Southern Arizona Veterans Affairs Healthcare System in Tucson.

Dedicated to providing the highest quality foot and ankle care, Lexington Podiatry offers a full range of podiatric medical services, including conventional and surgical therapies. The practice has three convenient locations:



811 West Main Street

Suite 202

Lexington, SC 29072

(803) 356 - 4712


Park Place

121 Park Place Court

Lexington, SC 29072

(803) 356 - 4712


Northeast Columbia

103 Summit Centre Drive

Columbia, SC 29229

(803) 356 – 4712


Visit LMCLexingtonPodiatry.com

Lexington Medical Center is a 557-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes five community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 7,800 health care professionals. The network includes a cardiovascular program recognized by the American College of Cardiology as South Carolina’s first HeartCARE Center and an accredited Cancer Center of Excellence. The network also has an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimer’s care center and 70 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating nearly 100,000 patients each year. The hospital delivers more than 4,000 babies each year and performs more than 25,000 surgeries.

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