Deirdre Cohen at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Deirdre J. Cohen, MD

  • Specialties: Solid Tumors, Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-5656

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

gastrointestinal cancer, colon cancer, rectal cancer, pancreatic cancer, esophageal cancer, stomach cancer, head and neck cancer, anal cancer, peritoneal cancer, gallbladder cancer, biliary cancer, thyroid cancer, liver cancer
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Pancreatic Cancer, Esophageal Cancer



  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Hematology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Education and Training

  • 2007
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Hematology Oncology
  • 2001
  • MD from Suny - Downstate Medical Ctr


Locations and Appointments

52 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Medical Oncology Associates
160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5656

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  • Safety and Survival With GVAX Pancreas Prime and Listeria Monocytogenes-Expressing Mesothelin (CRS-207) Boost Vaccines for Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

    Le, Dung T; Wang-Gillam, Andrea; Picozzi, Vincent; Greten, Tim F; Crocenzi, Todd; Springett, Gregory; Morse, Michael; Zeh, Herbert; Cohen, Deirdre; Fine, Robert L; Onners, Beth; Uram, Jennifer N; Laheru, Daniel A; Lutz, Eric R; Solt, Sara; Murphy, Aimee Luck; Skoble, Justin; Lemmens, Ed; Grous, John; Dubensky, Thomas Jr; Brockstedt, Dirk G; Jaffee, Elizabeth M 2015 Apr; 1325-1333, Journal of clinical oncology — id: 1543892, year: 2015, page: 1325, stat: Journal Article
  • CD44 Expression Denotes a Subpopulation of Gastric Cancer Cells in Which Hedgehog Signaling Promotes Chemotherapy Resistance

    Yoon, Changhwan; Park, Do Joong; Schmidt, Benjamin; Thomas, Nicholas J; Lee, Hae-June; Kim, Teresa S; Janjigian, Yelena Y; Cohen, Deirdre J; Yoon, Sam S 2014 Aug; 3974-3988, Clinical cancer research — id: 1105842, year: 2014, page: 3974, stat: Journal Article
  • Postoperative Intraperitoneal 5-Fluoro-2'-Deoxyuridine Added to Chemoradiation in Patients Curatively Resected (R0) for Locally Advanced Gastric and Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma

    Cohen DJ; Newman E; Iqbal S; Chang RY; Potmesil M; Ryan T; Donahue B; Chandra A; Liu M; Utate M; Hiotis S; Pachter LH; Hochster H; Muggia F 2012 Feb; 478-485, Annals of surgical oncology — id: 135531, year: 2012, page: 478
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