Dr. David John Cohen MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. David Cohen is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in San Antonio, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Christus Santa Rosa Health Care and Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Cohen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Christus Santa Rosa Health Care and one of 9 at Methodist Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Valvular disease, Lung, Bronchoscopy, Lung cancer, Coronary Artery Bypass, Heart Valve Surgery, Lung Cancer Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Medical Center

Christus Santa Rosa Health Care

Methodist Hospital

Methodist Texsan Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1972 - 1974

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 1979

Johns Hopkins University
Internship, General Surgery, 1972 - 1973

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1972

U Penn
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 33 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 25 years in Surgical Critical Care

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 31 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MT State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Quality of life after PCI vs CABG among patients with diabetes and multivessel coronary artery disease: a randomized clinical trial.
Abdallah, M. S.,Wang, K.,Magnuson, E. A.,Spertus, J. A.,Farkouh, M. E.,Fuster, V.,Cohen, D. J.

Quality of life after PCI vs CABG among patients with diabetes and multivessel coronary artery disease: a randomized clinical trial.
Abdallah, M. S.,Wang, K.,Magnuson, E. A.,Spertus, J. A.,Farkouh, M. E.,Fuster, V.,Cohen, D. J.

Fatigue testing of three peristernal median sternotomy closure techniques.
Wangsgard, C., Cohen, D. J., Griffin, L. V.

See all 4 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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