Dr. Bruce Howard Cohen MD Neurologist

Dr. Bruce Cohen is a neurologist in Akron, Ohio and is affiliated with Akron Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Cohen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Akron Children's Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Child Neurology

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

Hospital Affiliation

Akron Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Presbyterian Hospital New York - Babies H
Residency, Neurology, 1984–1987

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Residency, Pediatrics, 1982–1984

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Fellowship, Child Neurology, 1984–1987

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology, 1987–1989

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1982

Washington University
Other Training, Chemistry, 1974–1978

Ajay Gupta
Residency, Pediatric, 1999–2001

Russell Saneto
Residency, Pediatric, 1994–1997

Ravi Dukkipati
Residency, Adult Neurology, 1997–1998

Sumit Parkih - Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship, Neuro-Metabolism, 2004–2006

Glen Stevens - Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship, Neuro-Oncology, 1995–1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 25 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 24 years in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

OH State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Best Doctors in America, 1994

Healthcare Heros, Cleveland Crain’s Business Daily

The Lawrence Koreness Humanitarian Award, The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation

American Cancer Society, Clinical Oncology Fellow Grant, 1988

American Society of Clinical Oncology Travel Award, Society of Clinical Oncology Meeting, San Francisco

Peter Preuss Foundation Grant, Peter Preuss Foundation, 1987

Eilene L. Schneider Award, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Research Grant, Department of Anesthesia, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

John C. Sowden Memorial Award, Washington University

St. Louis Chemical Council Award

Publications & Presentations

Mitochondrial Cytopathies.

Paroxysmal Non-Epileptic Disorders. Epilepsy and Related Disorders in Children.

Mitochondrial Disease - Have We Gone Too Far. Crisis in The Clinic.

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Insurances 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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