Marc A. Cohen, MD

Office Phone: (646) 962-2286


Dr. Marc A. Cohen is a board-certified Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon specializing in management of benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck and skull base. These include abnormalities of the skull base, upper aerodigestive tract, thyroid and parathyroid, salivary glands, and skin. Dr. Cohen grew up in New Jersey and received his B.A. degree from Rutgers University, graduating summa cum laude. He then received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Following this, Dr. Cohen completed a residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center. Dr. Cohen then pursued additional training and completed a fellowship in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology and Reconstruction at the Princess Margaret Cancer Center / University of Toronto. Dr. Cohen's clinical and research interests address patient oncologic and functional outcomes following treatment for head and neck and skull base lesions. He is specifically interested in research involving minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques. This includes use and investigation of Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) for head and neck cancer. He has published numerous articles in the field of Head and Neck Oncology and Skull Base Surgery has presented his research at multiple national and international conferences including the American Head and Neck Society, the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and the North American Skull Base Society.

Area of Expertise

Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]


Emblem Select Care

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Fidelis Care


Health First

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid, Medicare]

Health Plus - Amerigroup


Medicare [Medicare]

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]


Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare]


MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Residency: University of Pennsylvania Medical Center

Fellowship: University of Toronto - Affiliated Hospitals


1305 York Avenue 5th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (646) 962-2286

Fax: (646) 962-0100

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Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College