Dr. Cook is a native of Montgomery, AL. He received his undergraduate degree from Auburn University at Montgomery and received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL. After completing his Pediatric residency at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, he served as Chief of Pediatrics at Fort Rucker, Alabama. His Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship training was completed at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA. He is board certified in Pediatric Cardiology,  and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He founded Pediatric Specialists of Montgomery in 2000. In addition to managing his practice, Dr. Cook enjoys being a husband, father and grandfather. 


Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship
Medical College of Georgia

Augusta, Georgia

Pediatric Internship and Residency
Brooke Army Medical Center

San Antonio, Texas

Bachelor of Science
Auburn University at Montgomery

Medical Boards:

Pediatric Cardiology

(American Board of Pediatrics)

National Board of Medical Examiners

State License:

Barton B. Cook, MD, FACC

Military Service:

Major, U.S. Army, Medical Corps
Active Duty: June 18, 1990 - June 30, 1997

Meritorious Service Medal
June 30, 1997

Army Achievement Medal
November 2, 1995

Commander's Award for resident research, June 1993


Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

Fellow, American College of Pediatricians

ProAssurance Regional Advisory Board