Raven Cooksey, MD

"I came here to start my career, but have since found a family."

Dr. Raven Cooksey

(757) 668-7243
Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics


Medical School: University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center

Residency: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Fellowship: Children's Medical Center of Dallas


Dr. Cooksey was born and raised in beautiful northwest Arkansas and is happy to "call the hogs!" on request.

Dr. Cooksey believes that CHKD is made great by the devoted and caring individuals within its walls. She feels she absolutely could not do her job without the incredible support staff of the children's cancer and blood disorders center.

Clinical Interests
  • Metabolic syndrome
  •  Obesity in survivors of childhood brain tumors
Honors & Awards
  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer grant recipient
  • Children's Cancer Fund (Dallas) grant recipient
  • Hyundai Hope on Wheels grant recipient
  • Crimson Apple award for Teaching Excellence (University of Oklahoma, 2008)
Community Involvement

Dr. Cooksey is an active member of London Bridge Baptist Church where her husband serves as worship ministry associate.


(757) 668-7243

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