Beverly Hills, CA (Vocus) April 6, 2010
Dr. Andrew Cohen had been on the staff at Cedars-Sinai as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon since 2001 and had distinguished himself as a leader in his field during that time. He was voted on by his peers as the Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery.
In addition to his skills as a Beverly Hills breast augmentation, facial rejuvenation, and body contouring specialist, Dr. Cohen is renowned for his expertise in reconstructive surgery. Dr. Cohen says reconstruction procedures are an important aspect of plastic surgery, one that can help patients achieve better function, in addition to form. “Plastic surgery is more than just… breast (surgery) and liposuction. It also entails reconstructive surgery, burn surgery, breast reconstruction, cleft lips, cleft palates, 'and' reconstruction after traumas.” Dr. Cohen has volunteered his reconstructive surgery expertise in humanitarian missions to South America to perform cleft lip and cleft palate surgery on children who often do not have access to such treatment.
As the new Chief of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Cohen will help lead a state-of-the-art department at one of the most prestigious medical centers in the world. Cedars-Sinai has been named the 'Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Needs' by Los Angeles residents in a Healthcare Market Guide survey, and the hospital was named one of the best in the nation in the US. News and World Report rankings.
Board-certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in 2002, Dr. Cohen has performed hundreds of Beverly Hills tummy tuck, body contouring, and facial plastic surgery procedures. He describes why it’s so important for patients to seek treatment with a board-certified surgeon. “To be a board-certified plastic surgeon means you’ve passed certain exams, both written and oral exams, and been able to prove that you can operate from head to toe on any age group and do the whole gamut of plastic and reconstructive surgery.”
Dr. Cohen says he looks forward to continuing his service at Cedars-Sinai in this new capacity and to providing the citizens of Los Angeles with world-class cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
About Dr. Andrew Cohen
At his Beverly Hills plastic surgery, Dr. Andrew Cohen performs treatments for the face, breasts, body, and skin. A graduate of the University of California, Riverside and the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Dr. Cohen strongly believes in continuing education. He completed a plastic surgery residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center in California and an aesthetic and ocuplastic fellowship at Paces Plastic Surgery in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Cohen is a member of the American Board of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He is a published author and a frequent presenter at meetings and medical conventions across the country and around the world.
Dr. Cohen's Beverly Hills mommy makeover and breast surgery practice is located at 201 South Lasky Drive, Beverly Hills, California, 90212. The practice can be reached at 310-598-1466.
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