Dr Cooper qualified from the University of Birmingham in 1978 and has been in practice at the Island Medical Centre since coming to Alderney nearly 28 years ago. Although semi-retired, he continues to work as a locum and steps in to help out whenever needed.

Dr Cooper is also qualified as a surgeon and he undertakes several minor surgery lists on behalf of both the practice as well as for the Cf HSC every month.

Outside of work, Dr Cooper enjoys sailing and motor cruising.