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

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cohen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spine Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Cohen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cohen "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."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

81  Conditions Treated

  • Acrocephalosyndactyly
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniospinal Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Hematoma
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Moyamoya Disease
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nervous System Disorders
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Temporal Lobe Seizure
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tumor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cornell Neurosurgery Resident Teaching Award, 2007
  • Patients Choice Award, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Cohen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohen's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Cohen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...more
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