Dr. Steven M. Cohen, MD

Dr. Steven M. Cohen, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male | 58 years old

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Dr. Cohen's Care Philosophy

I believe the best way to approach surgical disease requires a team effort between patient and surgeon so that all fear of surgery is removed. Treating patients with compassion and dignity along with education is the key to successful treatment

Dr. Cohen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Goiter
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipomas
  • Mastodynia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Yeast Infections

Education

  • Medical School
    Loyola University Med Center
  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Illinois
  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Illinois

    Completed in 1990

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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