Dr. Anders Cohen, DO

Dr. Anders Cohen, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Anders Cohen, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

240 Willoughby St # 4E

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Contact Information

(718) 250-8103

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
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
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats Spondylolisthesis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats Spine Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Cohen's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acrocephalosyndactyly
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
Ataxia
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Neck Pain
Congenital Spine Disorders
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniofacial Disorders
Craniospinal Trauma
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
EMG (Electromyography)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Hematoma
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microsurgical Procedure
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Moyamoya Disease
Myelopathy
Neck Injuries
Neck Pain
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Injury
Nervous System Disorders
Neurological Diseases
Neurological Injuries
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Tumor
Percutaneous Disc Decompression
Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondolthesis
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sports Medicine Surgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Temporal Lobe Seizure
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tumor
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Anders Cohen provides comprehensive Neurosurgical care combining the latest minimally invasive techniques for the brain & spine with the most humanistic attitude toward his patients.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2004
    New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 2000
    North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2000
  • 1998
    Massapequa General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1986
    Hofstra
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

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

Dr. Cohen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cohen

4.9

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(9)
4 Stars
10%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
0%
(0)

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Dr. Cohen's expertise and skills immediately relieved my pain after sugery. The recovery pain has been minimal..AWESOME...
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Dr Anders Cohen is professional, skillful, honest, excellent, passionate and an amazing surgeon. He has compassion and understanding for his patients. He's there with you before, during and after surgery. I would highly recommend Dr Anders Cohen to my family, friends and anyone who requires his...Read More
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Open Access
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GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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