Dr. Anthony Cohen, MD

Dr. Anthony Cohen, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Anthony Cohen, MD is a neurology specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1968 and specializes in neurology.

1991 Marcus Ave Ste 110

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 466-4700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 97% of peers
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% 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 "Striving to provide excellence in Neuroscience while providing patients with superior patient care and compassion."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

62  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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7  Procedures

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

  • Witwatersrand U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • The College of Medicine od South Africa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Albert Einstein College Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • New York University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cohen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohen's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

dr Cohen is wonderful with my mother, his temperament and bedside manor are wonderful and much appreciated
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Dr Cohen puts you at ease the moment he steps into the exam room. Answers all your questions. The Dr. Recommended other test to be done. I have complete trust in his treatments. He's interest in you has a whole person not just your ailments.
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I had to have an EMG/NERVE CONDUCTION STUDY... I was very nervous... Dr. Cohen was very kind and compassionate. He took the time to explain everything and really made me feel I could get through the test... which I did! He had a lot of patience and he was extremely understanding of my apprehension....more
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He is the first doctor I have seen in many years who really cares. Takes his time and answers all your questions and of course very knowledgeable in his field??
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Excellent Diagnostician and Caring, ethical, competent Dr.
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