Bruce Cohen, MD

Bruce Cohen, MD

Neurology Akron, OH

Professor of Pediatrics, Northeast Ohio Medical University


Office Address

  • 1 Perkins Sq
    Akron, OH 44308
    Phone: (330) 543-8050
    Fax: (330) 543-6045

Bruce Cohen, MD

Neurology Akron, OH

Professor of Pediatrics, Northeast Ohio Medical University

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: Child Neurology
  • Clinical Interests: Mitochondria; Mitochondrial DNA; Mitochondrial Genome; Neurology; Mitochondrial Medicine; Child Neurology; Brain Neoplasms; Pediatric Neurology

Education & Training

  • Sumit Parkih - Cleveland Clinic
  • Ajay Gupta
  • Ravi Dukkipati
  • Russell Saneto
  • Glen Stevens - Cleveland Clinic
  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital -  Columbia CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Campus
  • Presbyterian Hospital New York
  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityAlbert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
  • Washington UniversityWashington University

Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License1989 - 2017
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Best Doctors in America1994, 2011
    • Healthcare HerosCleveland Crain’s Business Daily, 2011
    • The Lawrence Koreness Humanitarian AwardThe United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, 2002

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • Massive Osteolysis of the Skull Base.  DG Frankel, JS Lewin, BH Cohen, Pediatr Radiol 27:265-267
    • Linac-based stereotactic radiosurgery for newly diagnosed malignant gliomas.  Suh JH, Barnett GH, Sohn JW, Cohen BH, Flowers A, Peereboom DM, Macklis RM, Neurology 46:A182
    • Systemic T cell adoptive immunotherapy of malignant gliomas.  Gregory E. Plautz, Gene H. Barnett, David W. Miller, Bruce Cohen, Richard A. Prayson, John C. Krauss, Mark Luciano, Suyu Shu, J Neurosurg 88: 42-51

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Complications of Cancer Management. Chapter: Central nervous sysytem morbidity secondary to chemotherapy Page 329 - 347
      E. D. Kramer, B. H. Cohen, R. J. Packer
      Editors: Plowman P.N., McElwain T.J., and Meadows A.T.Butterworth -Heinemann Ltd, Oxford., U.K
    • Neurological Aspects of Pediatrics. Chapter: Adverse neurologic effects of chemotherapy and radiation therapy Page 567 - 594
      Bruce H. Cohen, Roger J. Packer
      Editors: B.O. Berg.Butterworth, Stoneham, MA
    • Practical Pediatric Oncology. Chapter: Tumors of the central nervous system 
      Bruce H. Cohen, Roger J. Packer
      Editors: G. J. D'Angio, D. Sinniah, A.T. Meadows, A.E. Evans, J. Pritchard.Edward Arnold, London

    Abstracts/Posters

    • Results of Linac-based stereotactic radiosurgery for newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme. Suh JH, Barnett GH, Sohn JW, Cohen BH, Flowers A, Peereboom DM, Macklis RM, Proceedings of the LINAC radiosurgery Scientific Program. (A030), 62-3
    • Life-threatening and fatal complications of vascular neurofibromatosis. Weinstock A, Rothner AD, Chez M, Moorjani B, Cohen BH, Ann Neurol 40(2), A148, p 324
    • The Molecular Basis of Schwannomatosis. Davis K, MacCollin M, Jacoby LB, Baronel R, Kronn D, Ahrens M, Weinstock A, Cohen B, Gusella JF, Am J Human Genetics 59(Supp):A255

    Lectures

    • Mitochondrial Cytopathies. 57th Annual Meeting. Québec City, Canada
    • Paroxysmal Non-Epileptic Disorders. Epilepsy and Related Disorders in Children. Multiple locations, 1993
    • Mitochondrial Disease - Have We Gone Too Far. Crisis in The Clinic. Neurology Seminar, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Other

    Committees

    • Coding Subcommittee - AAN Chair 2013 - Present
    • Medical Economics and Management Committee - AAN Member 2006 - Present
    • Practice Committee - AAN Member 2006 - Present
    • Child Neurology Section Member and Past Chair 1989 - Present
    • Practice Committee - Child Neurology Society Member and Past Chair 1994 - Present

    Professional Memberships

    • American Academy of Neurology - AANFellow
    • Child Neurology SocietyMember
    • Mitochondrial Medicine SocietyPast President
    • Professors of Child NeurologyPast President
    • American Neurological AssociationMember

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • Blue Shield California PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • Cofinity PPO
    • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    • Coventry Virginia - HMO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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