Philip Cohen, MD, Dermatology, San Diego, CA, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

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Dermatology San Diego, CA

Dermatologic Surgery, Dermatopathology

Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University Tex Houston

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  • Office

    8899 University Center Lane, Suite 350
    University California San Diego Dermatology
    San Diego, CA 92122
    Phone(858) 657-8322
    Fax(858) 657-1291
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Summary

  • Dr. Philip Cohen, MD is a board certified dermatologist in San Diego, California. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in California, Arizona, and Texas. He is affiliated with VA San Diego Healthcare System and UC San Diego Medical Center – Hillcrest.

Education & Training

  • University of Texas Health Science Center - HoustonFellowship, Dermatopathology, 1990 - 1992
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia CampusResidency, Dermatology, 1986 - 1989
  • University of Texas Health Science Center - HoustonResidency, Internal Medicine, 1983 - 1985
  • New York Medical CollegeClass of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2012 - 2022
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 1994 - 2015
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1984 - 2023
  • American Board of Dermatology Dermatology
  • American Board of Dermatology Dermatopathology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
  • Fellow (FASDS) American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Authored Content

  • Surgery at the BEST Medical Center—Clyde’s Adventures in BEST Land: Down the Rabbit HoleJuly 2018
  • Emotional Healing with Unconventional Breast Tattoos: The Role of Temporary Tattoos in the Recovery Process After Breast Carcinoma and MastectomyJune 2018

Press Mentions

  • Coronavirus: Six Months After Sheltering, Why Things Fell Apart
    Coronavirus: Six Months After Sheltering, Why Things Fell ApartSeptember 14th, 2020
  • DERMATOLOGIC DISQUISITIONS AND OTHER ESSAYS Edited by Philip R. Cohen, MD1 Emotional Healing with Unconventional Breast Tattoos: The Role of Temporary Tattoos in the Recovery Process After Breast Carcinoma and Mastectomy
    DERMATOLOGIC DISQUISITIONS AND OTHER ESSAYS Edited by Philip R. Cohen, MD1 Emotional Healing with Unconventional Breast Tattoos: The Role of Temporary Tattoos in the Recovery Process After Breast Carcinoma and MastectomyJune 18th, 2018

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