Dr. Cohen

Dr. Cohen, M.D., P.C., Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, is a fully trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon. He practices all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery, with areas of greatest interest in cosmetic surgery.

Dr. Cohen’s educational background is broad. He is a graduate of Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry. While at Cornell, Dr. Cohen was involved in the honors program in his major. He completed his medical school training at Georgetown University, graduating near the top of his class. He then served as a general surgery resident at a well-known trauma center, The Washington Hospital Center, where he won numerous awards for both his clinical and research skills.

He completed his plastic surgery training in New York with The Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, the largest group of plastic surgeons in the world. Here he was exposed to all facets of plastic surgery. In addition to his extensive clinical training, Dr. Cohen has published numerous articles in the field of plastic surgery. He is founder and senior partner of the Washington Plastic Surgery Group, located in the D.C. metropolitan area.

His current hospital affiliations include: Suburban Hospital, Shady Grove Hospital, and Fairfax Hospital.  Dr. Cohen is a member of the following Professional Societies:

Diplomate, American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive surgeons.
Member, The National Capital Area Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons.
Member, American Lipoplasty Society.
Member, American Burn Association.

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group Organization

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group was founded in April 1948 and is the oldest and largest private academic plastic surgery practice in the United States. The group currently has eight offices in New York, including Garden City, East Hills, Babylon, Huntington, Manhattan, Flushing, Brooklyn-Downtown, and Brooklyn-Park Slope. The practice operates with twenty plastic and reconstructive surgeons who were trained at institutions including Memorial Sloan–Kettering Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic and Massachusetts General Hospital. LIPSG is composed of nine centers: Skincare and Age Management; Non-invasive and Surgical Facial Rejuvenation; Pediatric Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery; Facial Reanimation and Peripheral Nerve Repair; Microsurgery and Hand Reconstruction; Breast and Body Cosmetic Surgery; Burns and Complex Wound Management; Breast Reconstruction Cancer Surgery; and Post-Weight Loss Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery.