Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
Primary Care, Pediatrics
40 years experience female
Dr. Freisleben-Cook is a Pediatrician/Developmental Pediatrician with an interest in Children with Special Health Care Needs, unusual or undiagnosed problems, medical and educational challenges and those who care for them. She attended the UCLA School of Medicine as a Regent Scholar and went on to complete advanced training in Pediatrics, Developmental Disability, Genetics and the Epidemiology of Developmental Disabilities and Birth Defects. She has provided Developmental and General Pediatric Care in the US and in Germany where she helped tear down the Berlin Wall and experienced the indescribable joy of running through Brandenburg gate in the marathon the following year; She is known as an astute diagnostician as well as a strong patient and family advocate
SpecialtiesDoctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
United States: California, Montana, North Dakota
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Osgood Schlatter Dis: causes pain just below the kneecap, localized to a small area and very tender to the touch. Early on Xrays can be inadequate to identify it but treatm ... Read More
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Oct 13, 2014
Dr. Freisleben-Cook is a high grade asset to HealthTap as an amply qualified physician not only in her own specialty of developmental/behavioral pediatrics but in other disciplines of medicine as well...Read More
Oct 27, 2014
One of the best things about bring part of HeathTap is connecting with outstanding colleagues Dr. Freisleben-Cook! In normal everyday life geography would prevent regular interaction. She is a brillia...Read More
This was very helpful. Thanks! She's been examined by multiple docs n still no cause. After googling, ive found convergence-evoked nystagmus,It describes hers to a T. Is that not true nystagmus? Your ...Read More
This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you dr. I noticed it on his feet aswell and he said his other brother had it first. His doctor said poison ivy but i knw its what you said. Since that deseas hab b...Read More
This was very helpful. Thanks! Good to know. I was wondering due to not having such a strong drive and focus to pick at my skin. The higher dose he is using for being drowsy while driving.
Education & Training
UCLA School of Medicine, CA
UCLA Cedars Sinai
Regent's Scholar, UCLA School of Medicine
Leo Rigler Award for Excellence in Teaching, CEDARS SINAI MEDICAL CENTER
Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics