Dr. Cohen is a Diplomat of The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgery.
Dr. Cohen was trained in General Surgery, and Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He has been a practicing OB-GYN physician at Valley Baptist Medical Center and Director and President of Valley Women’s Clinic since 1982. He is also an active attending at Harlingen Medical Center. Dr. Cohen is an active member of the Valley Baptist Medical Center staff and has served as Past Chairman of the OB/GYN department, and in multiple other Medical Staff committees.
As a certified specialist in OB/GYN, Dr. Cohen specializes in every phase of a woman’s health, performs office surgery such as laser, electrosurgery, cryosurgery, and colposcopies. Annual women’s health maintenance for gynecology: prevention and screenings, with in house available blood lab, Urodynamics, bone density and mammograms. Dr. Cohen has special interest in evaluation and treatment of urinary incontinence, bladder voiding and urethral profiling. In addition, Dr. Cohen has interest in the clinical management and treatment of the infertile couple: specializing in infertility counseling, artificial insemination and semen washing.
Dr. Cohen performs major Gynecological surgical procedures such as: abdominal, and laparascopic hysterectomies, major gynecology cancer surgery and operative laparascopy, and multiple procedures for treatment of urinary incontinence, with special emphasis in vaginal surgical procedures.
Dr. Cohen has always been in the forefront of new advancements and procedures in his field of practice. Introducing, for the first time in Harlingen: laparascopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy and Tension Free Vaginal Tape, a surgical treatment with excellent results for the treatment of urinary incontinence.