Dr. Michael Cohen is a distinguished medical practitioner with over 40 years of experience specializing in Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine. Having served the Walnut Creek community since 1974, Dr. Cohen has established himself as a highly experienced physician with an unwavering commitment to personalized patient care.
He attended Dartmouth College and the University of Cincinnati Medical School. He completed his internship, residency in Internal Medicine, and Fellowship in Pulmonary Disease at the Boston City Hospital.
Dr. Cohen served as Director of Pulmonary Services at John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek, from 1974-2004, and was the Medical Director of Contra Costa Sleep Center, Walnut Creek, and Brentwood from 1999 to the present. He is also known for his work as the Medical Director of John Muir Medical Center from 1974 to 2003.
He believes that the education of patients is very important to attain compliance with therapy. His patients understand their medical problem and how it is being treated.
Dr. Cohen enjoys his family life – 3 children and 6 grandchildren. His hobbies include “family handyman,” reading, exercising, and attending sporting events.