Dr. Joy Cooper

"The Olivia Pope of ObGyn"

Pronouns:  ​She/Her

Origin: Philadelphia

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology

Black Panther Character

I Identify With:

Okoye, a warrior with a cause

About Dr. Joy Cooper

She is a self-proclaimed Urban Obstetrician-Gynecologist based in Oakland, California. She is a former resident at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She earned her MD from Howard University, completed a Master's in Sexually Transmitted Infections & HIV at University College of London/London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and earned a A.B. in African and African-American Studies at Harvard College. In between catching babies and Culture Care, she loves to travel, run and bike on her Peloton. 

Medical Topics that she is most passionate about include fibroids, of which she is a survivor, black maternal health and chronic pelvic pain.