Dr. John S Cohen MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. John Cohen is an ophthalmologist in Cincinnati, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bethesda North Hospital and Christ Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice for 46 years. Dr. Cohen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 45 doctors at Bethesda North Hospital and one of 60 at Christ Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1968–1969

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1971–1974

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

OH State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAO), American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations

Intraocular pressure and visual field damage as risk factors for visual field progression in filtering surgery.
Cohen, J.S., Novack, G.D., Zink, J.M.

Twelve-month, randomized, controlled trial of bimatoprost 0.01%, 0.0125%, and 0.03% in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
Katz, L.J., Cohen, J.S., Batoosingh, A.L., Felix, C., Shu, V., Schiffman, R.M.

Two-year double-masked comparison of bimatoprost with timolol in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
Cohen, J.S., Gross, R.L., Cheetham, J.K., VanDenburgh, A.M., Bernstein, P., Whitcup, S.M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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