Dr. George Cohen

Dr. Cohen is board certified in dermatology with over 33 years of experience. Dr. Cohen has worked in private practice for Kaiser-Permanente and spent many years training dermatology residents. He was the Chief of Dermatology at the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center, where he trained residents and medical students from Howard University and other medical schools in the DC area. More recently he served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of South Florida and as an Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of Florida in Gainesville.

Dr. George Cohen , M.D., received his undergraduate training from the University of Michigan and received his medical degree in May 1977 from the Howard University College of Medicine. Dr. Cohen distinguished himself during medical school from his peers by completing the curriculum with the highest academic average in his class. Dr. Cohen completed his internship at DC General Hospital and completed his residency in dermatology at the Howard University Hospital Department of Dermatology.

Dr. Cohen also served as a flight surgeon in the United States Air Force. He has authored numerous medical papers and frequently lectures at local, regional and national medical conferences.

Medical School:

Howard University College of Medicine


Howard University Hospital – Department of Dermatology



General & Pediatric Dermatology, Skin Cancer Screenings/Treatment

Physician Assistant(s)