Meet Dr. Cohen

Dr. Cohen is a surgical oncologist, as well as a general surgeon. He is the founder and managing partner of the Surgery Group of LA. He is highly experienced in laparoscopic, robotic, and other minimally invasive surgical techniques, and specializes in head and neck endocrine surgery

Dr Cohen aka The Thyroid Guy

After receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting and drawing from the State University of New York (SUNY Binghamton). Dr. Cohen earned his M.D. at SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, where he also completed his general surgery residency. Upon completing his chief residency year at SUNY, he moved to Los Angeles where he trained as a surgical oncology fellow at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Immediately after finishing his fellowship, Dr. Cohen became the director of the surgical oncology/breast clinic at Cedars-Sinai.

As an early adopter of technological advancements in surgery, Dr. Cohen strives to utilize minimally invasive techniques as a way to provide his patients with a treatment option that reduces both scarring and speeds recovery time. Very early on Dr. Cohen trained and performed robotic Da Vince thyroidectomies and parathyroidectomies.

Member of the Cedars-Sinai Medical Executive Committee, and Director of Cedars-Sinai Pre-med Program

In addition to his role with the Cedars-Sinai Medical Executive Committee, Dr. Cohen is also the Chief Medical Advisor to the Pre-Healthcare Program at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. The program gives undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students the opportunity to shadow physicians in a variety of environments at the hospital.
He has written for numerous medical journals and his volunteer efforts have taken him to South America and as far as Africa, where he served as Volunteer House Officer of the Mission Hospital in Kikuyu, Kenya.

Dr. Cohen enjoys oil painting, skiing, staying fit and spending time with his wife (who is one of the top aesthetic injectors in the USA) and their three children.

If you want the best possible outcome for Thyroid Surgery Consult with Dr.Cohen

Leader in Minimally Invasive Thyroid Surgery


World Renowned Thyroid Surgeon


Specialized Treatment of Thyroid & Parathyroid Disease in Los Angeles


Integrative care where patients are treated like members of Dr. Cohen's own family

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