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Cooper Aerobics

February 22, 2012 09:00 ET

Cooper Clinic Welcomes Emily Hebert, MD, to Preventive Medicine Team

Award-Winning Physician Offers Expertise in Internal and Pediatric Medicine

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - Feb 22, 2012) - Cooper Clinic today announced Emily Hebert, MD has joined Cooper Clinic as a preventive medicine physician, specializing in internal medicine and pediatrics. Dr. Hebert was awarded the 2011 Texas Medical Association (TMA) Anson Jones, MD, Award in the Physician Excellence in Reporting category for her work as the medical expert on the local ABC affiliate, WFAA Channel 8.

"It's our honor to welcome Dr. Hebert to the Cooper Clinic team," said Camron Nelson, MD, CEO of Cooper Clinic. "Our physicians offer unmatched expertise, allowing patients to reach and sustain the best health possible. Dr. Hebert's experience in internal medicine and pediatrics perfectly aligns with Cooper Clinic's dedication to preventive medicine, helping people live better both sooner and later."

Dr. Hebert will perform comprehensive physical exams for patients. Physical exams can include cardiovascular screening for early signs of heart disease, laboratory analysis including vitamin D and omega-3 testing, skin cancer screening and a nutrition consultation, among other tests. Exams are customized based on age, gender, medical history, specific needs and recommendations from the Cooper Clinic preventive medicine physicians.

"Cooper Clinic's reputation as a world-renowned preventive medicine facility speaks for itself, and I'm very excited to join this exceptional team," said Dr. Hebert, Preventive Medicine Physician at Cooper Clinic. "I'm thrilled to offer my expertise and guidance to patients, helping them Get Cooperized. In just one day patients will receive a complete assessment of their health and an action plan to improve it."

Dr. Hebert was most recently an internal medicine hospitalist at Baylor University Medical Center, and previously served as a pediatric hospitalist at Our Children's House at Baylor. She graduated from the University of Dallas with a Bachelor of Arts in History and earned her medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). While completing her internal medicine and pediatrics internship and residency at UTHealth, she served as chief medical resident. Dr. Hebert is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Pediatrics, and is licensed by the Texas Board of Medical Examiners.

To learn more about Cooper Clinic's comprehensive physical exam please visit cooper-clinic.com.

About Cooper Clinic
Cooper Clinic, a Cooper Aerobics company based at the world-renowned Cooper Aerobics Center in Dallas, helps patients Get Cooperized™ by giving them an in-depth picture of their health and an action plan to improve it. A leading preventive medicine facility offering same-day results, Cooper Clinic provides comprehensive physical exams, cardiology, breast health, preventive and cosmetic dermatology, gastroenterology, imaging and nutrition services. Founded in 1970 by preventive medicine pioneer and "father of aerobics" Kenneth H. Cooper, MD, MPH, Cooper Clinic has seen more than 100,000 patients and performed more than 265,000 physical exams. For more information call 866.906.2667 (COOP) or visit cooper-clinic.com.

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