Dr. Brett Cohen, MD

Dr. Brett Cohen, MD

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Dr. Brett Cohen, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

Memorial Division of General Surgery

4651 Sheridan St Ste 350

Hollywood, FL 33021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Florida Health Administrators

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Cohen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Cohen performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen performs Stomach Surgery more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cohen performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats Obesity more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cohen's conditions and procedures:

Acid Reflux
Adrenalectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroidectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Weight Loss

About Me

Care Philosophy

Combine existing medical and surgical practices into a collaborative, multispecialty group that values each individual member and provides exemplary patient care defined by its quality, safety and value, remaining consistent with the culture and mission of an Integrated Memorial Healthcare System.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
University of Southern California
Fellowship Hospital
2003
University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital
Residency Hospital
1999
Emory University
Residency Hospital
1998
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1997
University of Miami / School of Medicine
Medical School
2004
2003
1999
1998
1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cohen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cohen

4.9

Based on 394 reviews

5 Stars
93.90862944162437%
(370)
4 Stars
4.060913705583756%
(16)
3 Stars
0.25380710659898476%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
1.7766497461928934%
(7)

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Feel very confident and comfortable with Dr. Cohen. He seems very knowledgeable and approachable. The staff was very pleasant and Tiffany was very helpful and accommodated me on Dr. Cohen's busy schedule.
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DR. COHEN IS WONDERFUL AS WELL AS HIS COORDINATOR TIFFANY! VERY PLEASANT OFFICE
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VERY IMPRESSIVE PHYSICIAN
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Meeting with Dr. Cohen was a pleasure. Excellent Doctor and very friendly staff. Scheduling a surgery date was challenging but Tiffany was very accommodating and helpful in helping me find a surgery date that worked with my wife's schedule. Thank you
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Dr. Cohen was wonderful. Seeing him was worth the wait. My scheduler Tiffany was very kind and helpful.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Ambetter
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Better Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America
Group Plan PPO
Dimension Health
Dimension Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Florida Health Administrators
GlobalHealth, Inc.
GlobalHealth
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Magellan Healthcare
Medicaid
Medicare
Memorial Healthcare System
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
Preferred Medical Plan
Quality Health Plans
RockPort Health Care
CCO/Rockport
South Florida Community Care Network
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Sunshine Health
Three Rivers Provider Network
Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
Tricare
Family Health Plan HMO
Family Health Plan POS
Family Health Plan PPO
Prime
Standard
TRICARE Active Duty Dental Program
TRICARE Dental Program
TRICARE Extra
TriCare for Life
Tricare HMO
Tricare PPO
TRICARE Prime Overseas
TRICARE Prime Remote
TRICARE Prime Remote Overseas
TRICARE Reserve Select
TRICARE Retired Reserve
TRICARE Retiree Dental Program
Tricare South
TRICARE Standard Overseas
TRICARE Young Adult - Standard Option
TRICARE Young Adult -Prime Option
TRICARE Young Adult Prime Option (Prime Remote)
TRICARE Young Adult Prime Option (USFHP)
TRICARE Young Adult Prime Option Overseas
United Health Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Memorial Hospital Pembroke

Pembroke Pines, FL

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