Dr. Timothy Cohen, MD

Dr. Timothy Cohen, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Timothy Cohen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3831 Piper St Ste S450

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 258-6999

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Cohen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Cohen performs this procedure more than 67% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats Spine Disorders more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spinal Stenosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cohen treats Spinal Stenosis more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Cohen treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Cohen's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Cohen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    U New Mexico Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
    1995
  • 1990
    University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School
    1989

Awards

Dr. Cohen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cohen

3.4

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
2 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
1 Star
29.62962962962963%
(8)

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very bad caused harm did two fusions lied and drop me only cares about money
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Dr Cohen is an excellent doctor. I came out of my first surgery able to lift my hand right, right out of recovery which was impossible before.. I'm preparing for another surgery with Dr. Cohen and I feel very confident in his abilities. I would not have any surgery on my spine by anyone else....Read More
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Dr Cohen is a skilled surgeon and a kind person. His nurses and staff are also exceptional people who care deeply for their patients. My experience was 100% effective and I am completely recovered with problems resolved. I can't say enough how great these people are.
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Very competent, skilled surgeon. Listens to what patient says, answers every question.
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I have had two back surgeries performed by Dr Cohen. He is a gifted neurosurgeon and I am deeply grateful to him! I highly recommend him to anyone needing back surgery.
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