Dr. Bruce Cohen, MD

Dr. Bruce Cohen, MD

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68 y/o
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Dr. Bruce Cohen, MD is a neurology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in neurology.

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 20-100

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Ataxia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tremor
very high
more than 99% 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 ""Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." "

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

53  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

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

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Cohen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

No good, for some reason I stuck with him for about 15 years, one day I realized he doesn't really care. He should be in a research lab, not in front of patients.
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Doctor Cohen is a brilliant physician. This man saved my wife's life. He is thoughtful and caring and responsive to his patients. I highly recommend him.
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He should be in a research lab not in front of patients. Lousy bedside manner.
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I'm surprised about the other review and his conservative treatment. Yes, he is conservative, but that is because the medications for MS can be risky in and of themselves and it's important to see what works for individual patients before rushing into medications that may not be necessary. He's the...more
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He is notorious for not treating his patients. I have run into 14 ex patients of his, so far, that had the same miserable experience. His watch it, wait and see conservative approach causes irreversible disability. He enjoys scare tactics to try and keep patients and I hope you heed this warning...more
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