About Dr. Koop
Hermes O. Koop M.D., F.A.C.P.
After completing his undergraduate studies at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, he attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency at the Good Samaritan Medical Center and V.A. Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
He has served on the Board of Trustees for the NCH Healthcare System between 2009 and 2016. He is now actively involved in the NCH Internal Medicine Residency Program (NCH Residency) which started in July 2017 and is affiliated with the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine and Science. He is the Associate Program Director (NCH APD) for the residency and he now has appointments as Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at the College of Medicine of the University of Central Florida and as Adjunct Instructor in Medicine for the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science.
Dr. Koop achieved Fellowship in the American College of Physicians in 1992. He was honored to be recognized as the NCH Healthcare Physician of the Year in 2006.