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Dr. Richard Cohn, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Cohn


6565 E Carondelet Dr Ste 225 Tucson, AZ 85710

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Dr. Richard Cohn, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med in 1976 and specializes in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and more.

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(520) 886-9779

Dr. Cohn accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
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Assurant Health
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Caremore Medical Group
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
DentalGuard Preferred
Health Net
Health Net HMO
Health Net PPO
Choice Care PPO
Mercy Care
AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
MetLife PDP
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Principal Life
Thrivent Financial
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Wells Fargo Insurance

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Dr. Cohn's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohn treats Primary Pulmonary Hypertension more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Cohn treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Pulmonary Hypertension
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohn treats Pulmonary Hypertension more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cohn treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
Cardiovascular Stress Test
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohn performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cohn performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cohn's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • White Coat Hypertension

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a Board Certified cardiologist practicing in Tucson since 1981, my patient care belief has always been and will remain so, to treated each and every patient with the utmost care using my knowledge and years of experience in regards to their indivi...


  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine


St Louis University
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Arizona
Residency Hospital
University Of Arizona
Internship Hospital
Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
Medical School
University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
Undergraduate School


  • Spanish
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Richard Cohn, MD
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Nice personality, BUT... dangerous. He ignored significant warning signs that I presented with in an emergency appointment made due to me feeling so poorly... my BP was 80/60, but Dr. Cohn didn't even listen to my heart or check me out in any way... even though I had had a history of cardio-myopathy HIGH BP and AFIB...all he did was to reduce dosage on one of my meds. Two days later I was in the hospital with life-threatening AFIB and other major issues. Was critical and almost died.
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I have been a patient of Dr Cohn since the late 90's! I normally do not write reviews, but lately really appreciate them myself when looking up doctors, so thought I would rate mine to help others. Dr Cohn is very patient, really listens to any concerns and takes his time going over all results and compares to past tests. His staff is just amazing and make everything run smoothly! They follow up with you after any tests to give results much faster than any other office I deal with! great guy!!
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This office is out of date with procedures and knowledge of treatments. They refused to send records to UofA TAVR clinic and, contrary to regulations, Dr Cohn still handwrites his patient notes. He withheld information on current procedures to correct a failing aortic valve. Dr Cohn was asked on several visits if there was an option other than open heart surgery to fix the valve he said no we just have to support the symptoms. The UofA TAVR clinic has been open since 2011, -1% risk ,valve rep
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Dr. Cohn cares about his patients. He is very thorough and takes time to answer questions and respond to concerns. His staff is excellent and a real compliment to him.
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