Michol A Cooper

Michol A Cooper, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 273-5484

About Michol A Cooper

Michol A. Cooper, MD, PhD, is an assistant professor in the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Cooper earned her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University, where she completed her studies as the youngest graduate in her class at the age of 17. She then went on to complete her master’s of science degree and doctorate degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Michigan, where her research team was among the pioneers in the use of high-intensity focused ultrasound for treatment of soft tissue tumors. After completing her PhD, she earned her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati. She then completed general surgery residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, where she also served as chief resident. Subsequently, she completed a vascular surgery fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard University.

Dr. Cooper is board-certified in general surgery and vascular surgery through the American Board of Surgery. She has contributed to over 20 research publications covering topics, including robotic surgery, patient perceptions and tissue damage. She has also contributed to several books, book chapters and presentations.


Young Investigator Award
2012 · American Pancreatic Association
Fellowship for Masters Degree Studies
2000-2001 · University of Michigan
Outstanding Student in Mathematics
1998-1999 · Ohio State University

Board Certifications

  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair – open
  • Aortic aneurysm repair – endovascular
  • Aortic dissection
  • Cerebrovascular occlusive disease
  • Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Repair (FEVAR)
  • Hemodialysis access
  • Mesenteric artery ischemia
  • Peripheral artery disease – legs
  • Renal and mesenteric occlusive disease


Contemporary management and outcomes of complex vascular surgical groin wound infections.
Journal of vascular surgery. 73(3):1031-1040.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.06.119. [PMID] 32707390.
Improved perioperative mortality after secondary aorto-enteric fistula repair and lessons learned from a 20-year experience.
Journal of vascular surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2021.07.107. [PMID] 34303801.
Intraoperative hypotension and complications after vascular surgery: A scoping review.
Surgery. 170(1):311-317 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2021.03.054. [PMID] 33972092.
Optimizing predictive strategies for acute kidney injury after major vascular surgery.
Surgery. 170(1):298-303 [DOI] 10.1016/j.surg.2021.01.030. [PMID] 33648766.
Remodeling, Reintervention, and Survival After Endovascular Repair of Chronic Type B Dissection.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 111(5):1560-1569 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.07.017. [PMID] 32961141.
The Society of Vascular Surgery Practice Guidelines on the Care of Patients With Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms.
JAMA surgery. 154(6):553-554 [DOI] 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.0566. [PMID] 30994867.


Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Interplay of the Human Microbiome and Postoperative Antibody-Mediated Inflammation in Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia
Role: Principal Investigator


Fellowship – Vascular Surgery
2016-2018 · The Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency – General Surgery
2010-2016 · Johns Hopkins Hospital
Medical School
2006-2010 · University of Cincinnati

Contact Details

(352) 273-5484