Dr. Anders J. Cohen, DO

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 52

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Dr. Cohen:

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Dr. Cohen's Experience

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Dr. Cohen's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
Lutheran Medical Center
150 55th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11220

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cohen

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Gotham Neurosurgery @ Brooklyn Hospital
Brooklyn Hospital
240 Willoughby St # 4E
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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    Dr. Cohen's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Cohen's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
    • Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Pediatric Neurosurgery
    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Brain Surgery
    • Brain Tumor Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Craniotomy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Microsurgical Procedures
    • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
    • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Spine Surgery
    • Sports Medicine Surgery
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    • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
    • Ataxia
    • Back Pain
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Congenital Spine Disorders
    • Craniofacial Disorders
    • Craniospinal Trauma
    • Craniosynostosis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Intracranial Hematoma
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Moyamoya Disease
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Injuries
    • Neck Pain
    • Nerve Diseases & Disorders
    • Nerve Injury
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    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Nervous System Disorders
    • Neurological Diseases
    • Neurological Injuries
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pediatric Tumor
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine and Brain Disorders
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Dislocation
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondolthesis
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Stroke
    • Temporal Lobe Seizure
    • Tic Douloureux
    • Tumor
    • Vertebral Column Tumors
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    Background Check for Dr. Cohen

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Cornell Neurosurgery Resident Teaching Award, 2007
    • Patients Choice Award, 2010
    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Massapequa General Hospital
    Complete in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Complete in 2003
    North Shore University Hospital
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Complete in 2004

    Undergraduate Schools

    Hofstra
    Graduated in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cohen & Staff

    • English
    • French
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cohen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Cohen has admitting privileges:

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    • Brooklyn Hospital Center at Downtown

    • Long Island College Hospital

    • Lutheran Medical Center

    • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

    • Saint Barnabas Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cohen

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends

    16 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Cohen's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Cohen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Cohen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Gotham Neurosurgery @ Brooklyn Hospital
    Brooklyn Hospital
    240 Willoughby St # 4E
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 250-8103 (Office)
    (718) 250-6977 (Fax)
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