Richard F. Cohen, MD

  • Specialty: Radiation Oncology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-5003

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

head and neck cancer, spinal cord tumor, radiation therapy
Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Spinal Cord Tumors



  • Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology - Radiation Oncology

Education and Training

  • 1998
  • Residency, New York University, Radiation Oncology
  • 1997
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Radiation Oncology
  • 1993
  • Residency, U of Connecticut Health Center, Otolarngology
  • 1990
  • MD from New York Medical College


Locations and Appointments

64 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • 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
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • 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 Radiation Oncology Associates
160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5003

NYU Radiation Oncology Associates
560 1st Avenue, 2nd Floor Energy Building
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 646-501-8900

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  • Aggressive squamous cell carcinoma of the oral tongue in a woman with metastatic giant cell tumor treated with pegylated liposomal doxorubicin

    Gu, Ping; Wu, Jennifer; Sheu, Mike; Myssiorek, David; Cohen, Richard 2012; 1596-1597, Oncologist — id: 215832, year: 2012, page: 1596, stat: Letter
  • The impact of interventions on provider and treatment delays in head and neck cancer patients

    Lai, D W; Kim, J; Marciscano, A; Buckley, S A; Schmidt, B L; Cohen, R F; Nierodzik, M L R; Myssiorek, D; DeLacure, M D; Sanfilippo, N; Seetharamu, N 2012 20 May; -, Journal of clinical oncology — id: 249342, year: 2012
  • Increased plate and osteosynthesis related complications associated with postoperative concurrent chemoradiotherapy in oral cancer

    Sharan, Rajeev; Iyer, Subramania; Chatni, Shilpa S; Samuel, Jacob; Sundaram, Karimassery R; Cohen, Richard F; Pavithran, Keechilat; Kuriakose, Moni Abraham 2008 Nov; 1422-1430, Head & neck — id: 831632, year: 2008, page: 1422, stat: Comparative Study; Journal Article
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