Dr. Benjamin Cohen, MD

Dr. Benjamin Cohen, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Benjamin Cohen, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School in 1998 and specializes in neurological spine surgery.

200 Garden City Plz Ste 102

Garden City, NY 11530

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Fracture Treatment
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more than 79% of peers
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
normal
more than 72% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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more than 68% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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16  Procedures

  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery

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

  • Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Albany Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Alabama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

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

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cohen

4.0

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
65.38461538461539%
(17)
4 Stars
11.538461538461538%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
23.076923076923077%
(6)

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After visiting many specialists for my severe back pain, I was recommended to Cohen. Immediately I felt he was the right doctor for me. He was the most knowledgeable, explaining everything in detail, reassuring and never rushed me. His staff is top notch. Most importantly the outcome of my surgery...Read More
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Michele in Floral Park – Apr 04, 2018
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Dr. Cohen and his office are top notch! From the second I called to schedule my consult appointment, I was greeted with kindness, compassion and professionalism. It didn't stop there. When I showed up for my appointment, I was brought into the room almost immediately. Dr. Cohen then came in and...Read More
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Westbury – Mar 21, 2018
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Dr. Cohen was very prompt and his staff was great. His diagnosis was on point.
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Bohemia, NY – Nov 20, 2017
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My mother had a neck laminectomy as a result of arthritis. I'm so thankful that the surgery was a success. I'm so happy that she got the surgery with Dr. Cohen. She is recovering nicely. Thank you to the staff as well.
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Brooklyn, NY – Oct 09, 2017
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I visited a few doctors but Dr.Cohen gave me the best knowledge of my back surgery and I am very happy with my decision to choose him as the doctor to perform the surgery. It was a job well done and I am now back pain free. I highly recommend him.
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Bronx, NY – Apr 25, 2017
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