Dr. Brett Cohen, MD

Dr. Brett Cohen, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Brett Cohen, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 14 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
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • GlobalHealth, Inc.
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus

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Top Care Areas

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

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
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 "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."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

35  Procedures


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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/17/2013
    Amount or Range: $150,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: BROWARD COUNTY
    State: Florida
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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cohen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cohen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends
379 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (380)

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Dr. Cohen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

The best Dr. He is always concerned
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The Office Staff is the most Unprofessional group of People I've ever had to Deal with. If your already a Patient consider yourself lucky,but if your a new Client Looking for a Doctor I recommend going somewhere else. Tried for a week to get an appointment and all I received was the run around.
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Mr. Paredes, I want to apologize for your experience with the office. I would like to speak with you if at all possible in regards to this. Please call the office and ask for Armond. Thank you

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Love Dr. Cohen. My old doctor's office never gave me a referral, Waited 1 year to see him, so happy. Great staff so professional, so helpful. LOVE LIZ
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Love it!
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Amazing job, Thank you for helping me feel better. Gave me my life back
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