Dr. Gary Cohen, MD

Dr. Gary Cohen, MD

Allergy & Immunology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(13)
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Dr. Gary Cohen, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in allergy & immunology, pediatric allergy & immunology, and more.

9833 Pacific Heights Blvd Ste J

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pollen Allergy
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cohen "We are committed to improving our patients' quality of life by bringing patient education to each aspect of treatment and continually striving to improve individual, compassionate and comprehensive care for every person that comes to our clinic."
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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Pulmonary Function Technology
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Asthma
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Deviated Septum
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Itchy Skin
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Allergy
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Procedures

  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Immunotherapy
  • Spirometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • McGill University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Calif
    Fellowship 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohen to family and friends
4.4
based on 13 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cohen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in San Diego, CA |
Holy smokes is this guy great! I was suffering from Chronic Urticaria (really bad hives) for 1 1/2 years and went from one specialist to another until my primary physician said he'd asked around and I should go to Dr. Cohen. Dr. Cohen was very thorough, stopped all my other treatment plans and...more
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in Coronado, CA |
I had an extremely itchy and painful rash for months that was completely destroying my life. Sounds silly to have a rash be so bad, but it truly was. I saw several other doctors. Most just did not know what caused it and some just dismissed me and would not listen at all. Dr. Cohen listened...more
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in Vista, CA |
I had crippling allergy issues, Dr Cohen managed my allergies to the point where I can lead a normal life again, without frequent sinus and ear infections or the need for tubes in my ears, I can finally swim in the ocean again! Great staff as well, and Dr. Cohen always explains how to use...more
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in San Marcos, CA |
Dr. Cohen knows his specialty. If you are late to his office he will get rid of you. He treats you like it is the principals office and if you are tardy it is Off with your head. Unfortunately, this is the second time he has done this. There can be extenuating circumstances like distance to...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cohen accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna HMO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Elect Choice
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Power Select HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Blue & Gold HMO
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
    SmartCare HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO

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Rady Children's Hospital - San Diego
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Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
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Sharp Coronado Hospital
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Sharp Memorial Hospital
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