W. Albert Cook, M.D. – First TCMS President

July 10, 1875-December 30, 1960

Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat
Medical Arts Building, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Organizer and first president of Tulsa County Medical Society
Past President of Oklahoma State Medical Association
Tulsa Pioneers
Anti-Horse Thief Association
Board of Deacons of the First Presbyterian Church
First golf champion of Indian Territory
Chief of Staff of Hillcrest Memorial Hospital

Performed first operation in Tulsa for Cataract(for blindness), crossed eyes, Mastoid and Tonsils.

Honorary life member Tulsa County Medical Society, Oklahoma State Medical Association, American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons, American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, local surgeon for Frisco, Katy and Midland Valley railroads.

Life member Mystic Shrine. Captain in the Medical Corps in the A.E. F. District of Paris and Post Graduate courses in Chicago, New York City and Vienna, Austria. Water Commissioner of Tulsa in 1903.

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