Dr. Aaron Cohn, MD

Dr. Aaron Cohn, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(3)
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Dr. Aaron Cohn, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 2005 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story

1516 Locust St Fl 3

Philadelphia, PA 19102

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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 94% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
high
more than 84% of peers

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Dr. Cohn's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cohn "Aaron Cohn, M.D. is a board certified ophthalmologist and fellowship trained Glaucoma Specialist. Dr. Cohn specializes in the treatment of glaucoma and cataracts. Dr. Cohn is a graduate of the Thomas Jefferson University Medical School, completed his Ophthalmology Residency at the Beaumont Eye Institute in Michigan, and completed his Glaucoma Fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Cohn has been practicing comprehensive ophthalmology with a specialty in surgical glaucoma since 2010. Dr. Cohn has published numerous articles in peer reviewed journals, and has presented his retrospective reviews and research at the Association for Research in Vision, and the American Glaucoma Society. During his fellowship he was a UIC resident lecturer, and he continues to lecture nationally. Focusing on the role of preventive medicine, Dr. Cohn demonstrates meticulous attention to diagnostic evaluation and therapy while providing treatment in a comfortable and personal environment. Professional memberships include the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Glaucoma Society, Pennsylvania Medical Society, and Delaware Medical Society. Additionally, Dr. Cohn enjoys ultimate Frisbee, marathon running, traveling and East Asian History. Dr. Cohn was selected as a Top Doc by Main Line Today's 2015 edition!"

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cohn "Medicine is an art, a craft that gains in precision with every patient encounter. Through the interaction with patients, I gain fulfillment and wisdom, complementing the scientific core knowledge."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Cataract, Zonular
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, B
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, C
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, D
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, E
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, F
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, G
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, I
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, K
  • Glaucoma 3, Primary Congenital, A
  • Glaucoma 3, Primary Infantile, B
  • Glaucoma Acquired Secondary to Intraocular Neoplasm
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Hazy Vision
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Brandeis University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • William Beaumont
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Beaumont Eye Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cohn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohn to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Cohn's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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