Dr. Todd Cohen, MD

Dr. Todd Cohen, MD

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Dr. Todd Cohen, MD is a cardiology specialist in Massapequa, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.Read his story

585 Broadway

Massapequa, NY 11758

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Electrophysiological Study
very high
more than 98% of peers
Syncope
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Cohen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cohen "Todd J. Cohen, MD is a triple boarded (Johns Hopkins, Stanford, and UCSF trained) practicing cardiologist, inventor, educator, and serial entrepreneur. He built and directed two of the busiest EP Programs on Long Island (first, North Shore Univ. Hospital's program, followed by the Winthrop program). The latter became the busiest cryoballoon Afib ablation center in the state. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and Heart Rhythm Society. He is a clinical advisor for the Center of Bioengineering Innovation and Design at Johns Hopkins University. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cohen "Dr. Cohen's number one mission is placing patient care first in treating heart rhythm problems. He is also and educator and has a best health book entitled "A Patient's Guide to Heart Rhythm Problems" by Johns Hopkins Press. As an innovator he has helped developed some far reaching inventions that have been commercially available to help treat heart rhythm problems. This includes the foundation for the heart failure detection feature found in every Medtronic defibrillator and the ResQ Pump CPR device manufactured by Zoll Medical. "

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Ny Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Stanford University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • The Best of What’s New Award from Popular Science Magazine for the invention of the Cardio Pump,
  • Section Editor & Board Member for Electrophysiology Corner, Journal of Invasive Cardiology,
  • Clinical Editor, EP Lab Digest,
  • Finalist in 1993 Cournand and Comroe Young Investigators Award at the American Heart Association’s 66th Scientific Sessions,
  • Over 15 patents on pacemakers, implantable defibrillators, transesophageal defibrillators and active compression-decompression cardiopulmonary resuscitation,
  • Invited faculty for NASPE (North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology),
Media & Publications
  • Biventricular Pacing to Improve Cardiac Hemodynamics, Sept.2001
  • Atrial Fibrillation: Don’t Become a Basket Case, May 2003
  • A Novel Radiation Protective Drape Reduces Radiation Exposure During Fluoroscopy-Guided Electrophysiolgic Procedures, 2003
  • ., A Blind Comparison of Four Non-Invasive Twelve Lead Electrocardiogram Algorithms for Predicting Susceptibility to Venticular Tachyarrhythmias, Sept. 2002
  • : Initial Clinical Experience with Implantable Loop Recorders, Dec.2001
  • What Do You Think Of This?, May/June 2

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cohen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cohen

3.5

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
34.78260869565217%
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I would never rec this Dr. I went to him many years ago and he did an ablation on me that took 5 hrs due to the complexity of the location. He continued & blew my AV-node in the lower chamber of my heart rendering my COMPLETELY PACEMAKER DEPENDANT! I was 42 when this happened & am now 56 yrs old...Read More
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Massapequa, NY – Feb 19, 2017
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He explains what is going to be done and makes you feel at ease. I would highly recommended Dr. Cohen.
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Susaan O. in West Babylon, NY – Sep 24, 2016
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The best thing about having a heart condition is being directed to a doctor who knows his stuff! I have never been so impressed by any doctor as I am with Dr. Todd Cohen. He is very caring and takes time to explain everything. I feel confident in his care and know he is always there for me. His...Read More
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Steve Leest in East Meadow NY – Jul 14, 2016
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