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Dr. Bard Cosman, MD

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Cosman

Dr. Bard Cosman, MD is a spinal cord injury specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1987 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine.


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(858) 657-7000

Dr. Cosman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
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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. Cosman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cosman performs Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cosman performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cosman treats Anal Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Cosman treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cosman performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Cosman performs this procedure more than 69% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

Dr. Cosman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Disorders
  • Ulcer

About Me

Biography

"I like the combination of dealing with people and learning natural science. Also, there were role models: my father and grandfather were physicians, and my mother taught medical law and history." Dr. Cosman received the Kaiser Teaching Award, given ...

Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Spinal Injury Medicine

Education

Stanford University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1995
University Minn Hosps
Residency Hospital
1988
Stanford University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1995
1988
1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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