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Ari (Ari) Rishon Cohen, MD

  • Chief, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine

617-726-7622

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Overview

Dr. Ari R. Cohen M.D., is an attending physician at the Emergency Medicine Department of Massachusetts General Hospital.

Departments

Emergency Medicine

Pediatrics

Centers & Specialties

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Pediatric Respiratory illness
  • Pediatric Head Trauma
Medical Education
  • MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Children's Hospital Boston
Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Connecticut
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group
Pediatric
Gender
Male

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Biography

Ari Cohen is the Chief of Pediatric Emergency Medicine in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. He has filled this position since 2009. Dr. Cohen holds an appointment at the Harvard Medical School and serves as a medical officer for MA-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT) in the National Disaster Medical System (NDMS) in the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Dr. Cohen is an active researcher in pediatric emergency medicine and lectures nationally and internationally on topics involving pediatric respiratory disease, head trauma and suicide. He has participated in the medical response for both the Boston and NYC Marathons. Dr. Cohen completed his undergraduate studies in Biology and attended medical school at the University of Chicago, and completed his pediatric residency and pediatric chief residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. He completed a pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Cohen has active research interests in both respiratory illness and head trauma and continues to investigate these subjects.

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News & Events

Multimedia

  • HAZMAT Team Training Slideshow

    View a slideshow with scenes from an early morning exercise that the MGH HAZMAT team members participated in.

  • Celebrating 200 Years: 1811 - 2011

    Since 1811, people have counted on Mass General for answers, innovations and medical leadership. As our third century dawns, we remain ready to serve.

  • Frank Robinson's Story

    Watch 46-year-old Frank Robinson tell the story of his life-saving experience at Mass General after a massive coronary.

Contact

Pediatric Emergency Services
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-726-7622
Fax: 617-724-0917

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