Dr. Alen Cohen, MD

Dr. Alen Cohen, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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43 y/o
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Dr. Alen Cohen, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in West Hills, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat, otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, and more.Read his story

C/V ENT Surgical Group

7345 Medical Center Dr Ste 510

West Hills, CA 91307
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Insurance Accepted

  • 1st Medical Network
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Pacificare Life and Health Insurance Co
  • Tricare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cohen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen performs Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cohen performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen performs Intranasal or Sinus Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cohen performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cohen's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adenoidectomy
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Allergy Testing
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Balloon Sinuplasty
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Botox® Injection
Broken Nose
Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Common Cold
Conductive Hearing Loss
Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
Cough
Craniopharyngioma
Dentofacial Anomalies
Deviated Septum
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dysphagia
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Earlobe Repair
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
Endoscopy
Enlarged Turbinates
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Neck Mass
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Facial Fracture
Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
Fracture
Frenectomy
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Glossectomy
Goiter
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head and Neck Tumor
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hylaform Injection
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laceration Repair
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Laryngoscopy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Maxillofacial Surgery
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Melanoma
Microlaryngoscopy
Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Myringotomy
Nasal Airway Surgery
Nasal Allergies
Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
Nasal Obstruction
Nasal Polyp
Nasal Reconstruction
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Nasal Surgery
Nasopharyngoscopy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Nose Disorders
Nose Injuries
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Pancytopenia
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngitis
Pulmonary Disease
Radiesse® Injections
Radiofrequency Ablation
Restylane® Injections
Rhinoscopy
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Secondary Malignancies
Sinus Augmentation
Sinus Cancer
Sinus Disorders
Sinus Infections
Sinus Polyp
Sinus Surgery
Sinus Tumor
Sinus X-Ray
Sinusitis
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea Surgery
Sleep Disorders
Snoring
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sore Throat
Sphenoid Sinusitis
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tongue Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Tracheal Surgery
Tracheostomy
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
Treatment for Nose Bleeds
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tumor Surgery
Uvulectomy
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Cohen is Founder and Director of the Southern California Sinus Institute, which is one of the premier centers in Los Angeles specializing in advanced nose and sinus surgery, with special expertise in in-office Balloon Sinuplasty and Minimally ...

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2002
    UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2001
  • 1997
    U.C.L.A.
    Undergraduate School
    1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Top Physicians, Consumer Research Council of America, 2009-2011
  • Patient's Choice Award, Vitals.com, 2008-2011

Dr. Cohen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cohen

4.2

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Cohen is the best ENT in LA hands down! There are very few, if any ENT doctors out there with his level of specialized knowledge and experience in the county period but to have such expertise and maintain such a warm, humble demeanor with his patients (excellent bedside manner) teamed with a...Read More
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I am so impressed with Dr. Cohen. He is a paragon of everything a doctor should be: caring, kind, knowledgeable, attentive, patient, and happy to educate. He is easily one of the best three doctors I have ever seen. His staff is also really warm and professional. Clearly, Dr. Cohen is someone who...Read More
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Doctor Cohen is an excellent physician. He thoroughly explains each procedure. You can ask him any question and will answer you without making you feel like you shouldn't ask. He has great bedside manner. He not only helped my wife and I with our breathing issues in our noses but also did...Read More
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Dr. Cohen has my absolute recommendation and highest thanks. I immediately noticed his impeccability during our consultation, where he quickly and confidently pinpointed my exact issues and how to fix them. I wish Dr. Cohen could be my life-long doctor for anything and everything! On top of all of...Read More
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Dr. Cohen is a knowledgeable, professional, and effective doctor. He practices the upmost quality of care and I highly recommend him to anyone seeking a specialist in his field. Upon my first visit to his office where I was attended by an equally competent and caring staff, he diagnosed, explained...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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1st Medical Network
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Coventry Health Care PPO
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Advantage Platinum PPO
Covered California Small Group PPO
Health Net PPO
HealthNet
Large Group PPO
Tricare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Pacificare Life and Health Insurance Co
Tricare
Family Health Plan PPO
Tricare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice Plus PPO
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare California PPO
PacifiCare PPO
UHC Illinois PPO
United Healthcare PPO
WellPoint
WellPoint PPO

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