Bruce Cohen, MD

Bruce Cohen, MD

Neurology Akron, OH

Professor of Pediatrics, Northeast Ohio Medical University

Office Address

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

Dr. Cohen's Clinical Specialties & Interests

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

Dr. Cohen's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Medical Consulting StaffHillcrest Hospital
    Mayfield Heights, OH
  • Director of NeurologyChildren’s Hospital Medical Center of Akron
    Akron, OH
  • Professor of PediatricsDirector of Neurology Akron Children's Hospital
    Akron, OH
  • Professor of MedicineCleveland Clinic
    Cleveland, OH
  • ChairmanCleveland Clinic
  • Associate ProfessorOhio State University
    Columbus, OH
  • Staff PhysicianCleveland Clinic
    Cleveland, OH
  • Instructor in PediatricsChildren’s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
    Pennsylvania, PA
    Consulting Neurologist (1987-1989)
  • Assistant Attending PhysicianHarlem Hospital Medical Center
    New York, NY

Dr. Cohen's Education & Medical Training

  • Sumit Parkih - Cleveland ClinicSumit Parkih - Cleveland ClinicFellowship, Neuro-Metabolism
  • Ajay Gupta Ajay Gupta Residency, Pediatric
  • Ravi DukkipatiRavi DukkipatiResidency, Adult Neurology
  • Russell SanetoRussell SanetoResidency, Pediatric
  • Glen Stevens - Cleveland ClinicGlen Stevens - Cleveland ClinicFellowship, Neuro-Oncology
  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of PhiladelphiaFellowship, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia CampusFellowship, Child Neurology
  • Presbyterian Hospital New York - Babies HPresbyterian Hospital New York - Babies HResidency, Neurology
  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaChildren's Hospital of PhiladelphiaResidency, Pediatrics
  • A Einstein Coll of Med of Yeshiva UnivAlbert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityMedical School
  • Washington UniversityWashington UniversityOther Training, A.B, Chemistry, Summa Cum Laude

Dr. Cohen's Certifications & Licensure

  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1989
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 1990

Dr. Cohen's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • 1994Best Doctors in America1994, 2011
  • Cleveland Crain’s Business DailyHealthcare HerosCleveland Crain’s Business Daily, 2011
  • The United Mitochondrial Disease FoundationThe Lawrence Koreness Humanitarian AwardThe United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, 2002
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Dr. Cohen's Publications & Presentations

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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
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Complications of Cancer Management.Chapter: Central nervous sysytem morbidity secondary to chemotherapyPage 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 therapyPage 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Coding Subcommittee - AANChair2013 - Present
  • Medical Economics and Management Committee - AANMember2006 - Present
  • Practice Committee - AANMember2006 - Present
  • Child Neurology SectionMember and Past Chair1989 - Present
  • Practice Committee - Child Neurology SocietyMember and Past Chair1994 - Present

Dr. Cohen's Professional Memberships

  • FellowAmerican Academy of Neurology - AANFellow
  • MemberChild Neurology SocietyMember
  • Past PresidentMitochondrial Medicine SocietyPast President
  • Past PresidentProfessors of Child NeurologyPast President
  • MemberAmerican 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 Open Access
  • 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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