Andrew M. Cohen, MD
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada
Radiation Oncology, American Board of Radiology
National Board of Medical Examiners
Dr. Andrew M. Cohen attended Brandeis University in Waltham, MA for his undergraduate studies. In May 1984, he graduated with departmental honors in chemistry. Dr. Cohen received his medical degree from the State University of New York, Upstate Medical University in 1988. He completed his internship in 1989 at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He completed his residency in radiation oncology at the University of Miami where he was Chief Resident.
Dr. Cohen joined Nevada Radiation Oncology Centers in 1997, which became Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada in 2001. He currently serves as the Radiation Oncology Section Chair at MountainView Hospital.
Dr. Cohen is certified to use CyberKnife® for Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiation therapy and was the first physician to use this technology for the treatment of prostate cancer in Southern Nevada.
He initiated the prostate brachytherapy programs at Summerlin Hospital, Spring Valley Hospital and Desert Springs Hospital.
In 1994, Dr. Cohen started the first IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy) program in the state of Nevada.
Previously, he served as Medical Director of Treasure Coast Radiation Oncology Center in Port St. Lucie, Florida and was in private practice in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Dr. Cohen enjoys spending time with his family, attending his children’s activities and traveling.
He was the first Radiation Oncologist in the Las Vegas, NV area to use SpaceOAR hydrogel.