Dr. Leon Cohn, MD

Dr. Leon Cohn, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(46)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Leon Cohn, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Plantation, FL. He is 75 years old and has been practicing for 50 years.

499 NW 70th Ave Ste 100

Plantation, FL 33317

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Cohn does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (4/2/2015)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
1 Board Action
  • Wrong-site surgery (10/20/2014)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Philadelphia Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thos Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cohn has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cohn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cohn to family and friends
4.5
based on 46 total reviews (13 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Cohn'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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

in Sunrise |
Completely professional and great attitudes
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in Fort Lauderdale |
Great Staff& Dr Cohn always a cheerful person.. Very short office visits. You also don't have to wait months for appointment. .. He did have early morning appointment that was Awesome (I was able to see him and be at on time @8 ) . I wish he would reconsider a couple of days during the week. I...more
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in Pembroke Pines FL |
I was seen by another Ophthalmologist that was treating for a stye for two months with warm compress; I decided to visit Dr Cohn and oh what a huge difference; professional, takes his time, explains in detail the process what I had was chalazion and after he prescribed the treatment in two days it...more
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in Plantation |
Dr. Cohn is amazing! Great positive energy, friendy and personable, valuable experience and knowledge. His office staff is so very friendly, efficient, and helpful. Great office space with modern equipment, easy parking. Delightful experience.
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Ft Lauderdale, FL |
Kind, professional, warm. I’m extremely grateful for what he did to me.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cohn accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Cohn has admitting privileges

Westside Regional Medical Center
8201 W Broward Blvd
Plantation, FL 33324
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