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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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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more than 65% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 56% of peers
Herniated Disc
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more than 54% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

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 to recommend Dr. Cohen

3.4

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
29.62962962962963%
(8)

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What People Say About Dr. Timothy Cohen, MD
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very bad caused harm did two fusions lied and drop me only cares about money
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Feb 07, 2018
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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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Sheila Gauna in ALASKA – Nov 01, 2017
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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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Sarah B in Anchorage, AK – Aug 13, 2016
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Very competent, skilled surgeon. Listens to what patient says, answers every question.
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Cindy in Fairbanks, AK – Apr 17, 2016
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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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Beverly Zecevic in Valdez, AK – Feb 24, 2016
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