Dr. Ari Cohen, MD

Dr. Ari Cohen, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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50 y/o
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Dr. Ari Cohen, MD is a general surgery specialist in New Orleans, LA. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy Fl 1

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization
  • Humana Veterans

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
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more than 37% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 32% of peers
Liver Transplant
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more than 26% 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.

Dr. Cohen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cohen "Dr. Cohen earned his medical degree from the University of Manitoba in Canada, where he also completed his surgical internship and residency. He completed his transplant surgery fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Cohen is a Fellow of the Royal College of Canada. His professional interests and expertise include liver transplantation, living donor kidney transplantation, and solitary pancreas transplantation. Dr. Cohen is board certified in general surgery and transplant surgery and has been on staff at Ochsner since the Spring of 2002."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cohen "Dr. Ari Cohen's professional interests include liver transplantation, living donor kidney transplantation, and solitary pancreas transplantation. He is board certified in general surgery and transplant surgery and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2002. Dr. Cohen earned his medical degree from the University of Manitoba in Canada, where he also completed his surgical internship and residency. He completed his transplant surgery fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Cohen is a Fellow of the Royal College of Canada."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • University of Manitoba Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Manitoba / Faculty of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Manitoba Faculty Of Medicine, Canada
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cohen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohen's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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 (4)

caring and easy to talk to about my surgery
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Best doctor ever
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He saved my life and I am forever grateful to him. He is caring and kind.
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He is sincere and humble and an excellent doctor.
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