Robert P. Cope, DO
Robert P. Cope, DO

Back, Neck & Spine

Foothills Region


Dr. Cope is an osteopathic orthopedic spine surgeon who delivers patient-centered care while prioritizing holistic treatment approaches. With a strong commitment to understanding each patient’s unique goals and needs, Dr. Cope blends medical expertise with compassionate care to optimize outcomes.

Education and Training:

Dr. Cope earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree from the esteemed Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine(VCOM), where a foundation in comprehensive patient care was instilled. Following medical school, he completed a rigorous orthopedic surgery residency at Beaumont Health in Detroit, Michigan, honing his surgical skills and developing a deep understanding of musculoskeletal health. Dr. Cope completed an orthopedic spine surgery fellowship at Geisinger Health in Pennsylvania. This intensive training equipped him with advanced techniques and a comprehensive grasp of spinal health, enabling him to provide cutting-edge treatments and surgical interventions.

A Background in Scientific Excellence:

Before embarking on his medical journey, Dr. Cope attained a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Chemistry from UNC Charlotte. During this time, he conducted pioneering chemical research while also imparting knowledge as an instructor for introductory chemistry courses. This scientific foundation has contributed to his meticulous approach to diagnosis and treatment while relating medical diagnosis into common sense terms for his patients.

Balancing Family and Passion:

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Dr. Cope finds immense joy in spending quality time with his beloved family – a supportive wife, two young children, and a loyal canine companion. He embraces outdoor adventures, particularly relishing rides on the local mountain bike trails, which reflect his commitment to well-rounded wellness.

As a trailblazing Osteopathic Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Dr. Cope exemplifies the perfect fusion of medical proficiency, patient-centric care, and a genuine passion for enriching lives. With his unique blend of medical expertise and understanding, Dr. Cope continues to transform the landscape of spinal healthcare, one patient at a time.

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Education and Training

  • Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine(VCOM)
  • Beaumont Health in Detroit, Michigan- Surgical Residency
  • Geisinger Health in Pennsylvania- Spine Surgery Fellowship

Specialties & Services

They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.