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Karen Cohen, M.D.

Karen Cohen, M.D.

Provider Type: Physician

Specialties:
Board Certifications:
  • Radiation Oncology

General Summary

Education

Dr. Cohen completed her radiation oncology residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas from July 2005 to June 2009; she served as Chief Resident from 2008 to 2009. June 2004 to June 2005 was her transitional year at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Cohen received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston from August 2000 to May 2004. She received her M.S.E. degree with high honors in Mathematical Sciences Engineering from John Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Cohen received her B.S. degree with high honors in Mathematical Sciences Engineering and minor in business from John Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD.

Medical Practice

Other Information

Dr. Cohen practices general adult radiation oncology, but has particular interest in head & neck cancer, breast cancer, gynecological malignancies, brachytherapy, conformal/intensity-modulated radiation therapy, and palliative care. She speaks fluent English, Spanish and Hebrew. Dr. Cohen is married to Dan Cohen, a physician specializing in Gastroenterology. They have two sons and two daughters. Her hobbies include running, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.

Accolades & Memberships

Dr. Cohen is member of American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology; American Brachytherapy Society;American Society of Clinical Oncology; American Medical Association; and Texas Medical Association. She was awarded the Chief Resident at Baylor College of Medicine 2008-2009, the American Brachytherapy Society High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Fellowship 2009, and the ASTRO Health Sciences/Outcomes Research Travel Grant 2006.

Community Service

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