Derrick D. Cox, MD

Surgical Oncologist & General Surgeon

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.7 out of 5
19 Ratings

Dr. Derrick Cox is a surgical oncologist and general surgeon with Providence Surgical Associates. He received his fellowships in Surgical Oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Immunotherapy & Surgical Oncology at National Cancer Institute/Institutes of Health. Dr. Cox is trained in minimally invasive surgery and use of the da Vinci® robotic surgical system.

Prior to moving to El Paso and joining Providence Surgical Associates, Dr. Cox was a Clinical Instructor of Surgery at State University of New York at Buffalo, as well as a staff surgeon in St. Petersburg, Florida.


  • Hepatobiliary (liver, Pancreas, Biliary)
  • Upper & lower gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Sarcoma
  • Breast and Melanoma
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Appendictis/Appendectomy

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language


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