Susan N. Kok, M.D.

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Susan N. Kok, M.D., an internal medicine physician, practices primarily in the Mayo Clinic Menopause and Women's Sexual Health Clinic and the Mayo Clinic Breast Diagnostic Clinic. Clinical interests include the following:

  • Promoting the importance of addressing sexual health for women across the lifespan and in the setting of chronic illness
  • The intersection of breast cancer treatment and women's health concerns such as menopause and sexual health
  • Educating and empowering patients regarding breast health and breast cancer risk, sexual health for women, the menopause management
  • Disease prevention through focus on lifestyle, habits, and helping patients adjust modifiable risk factors
  • Care for the whole person with attention to the psychological, emotional, and spiritual aspects of health in addition to physical
  • Treatment of complex medical conditions in both men and women

Dr. Kok is also interested in promoting women's health in medical training and education, particularly in primary care specialties. Her research interests include spontaneous coronary artery dissections, an important cause of heart attacks in women.

  1. 2018
    FellowGeneral Internal Medicine Fellow, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2018
    Advanced Fellowship - Quality ImprovementMayo Clinic
  3. 2017
    Advanced Fellowship - Women's HealthMayo Clinic
  4. 2016
    Residency - Internal MedicineUniversity of New Mexico
  5. 2013
    MDRush University Medical Center
  6. 2007
    BS - Chemistry, English with creative writingWheaton College

Certifications

  1. 2016
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Medical Resident, Fellow, and DNPs In-Training Reporter Program Scholarship AwardeeNAMS/Pfizer
  2. 2016
    Co-Resident of the Year, New Mexico ChapterAmerican College of Physicians

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    FacultyQuality Academy
  2. 2017 - present
    MemberNorth American Menopause Society
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberAcademy of Women's Health
  4. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Associaton

Publications