Jeffrey S. Cohen, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Dr. Jeffrey Cohen has established a colorectal surgery center of excellence in Marietta at Wellstar Kennestone Regional Medical Center where he is the founding Chief of the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He is an expert and innovator at Robotic colon surgery for colon cancer, diverticulitis, as well as other colon conditions. His experience is the largest in the State of Georgia. His excellence is reflected in both this honor and the fact that colon and rectal surgeons from across the nation train under his tutelage. Dr. Cohen has recently expanded his practice to Northside Cherokee Hospital, becoming the first colorectal surgeon to work in that county. This office serves all of Northwest Georgia. Dr. Cohen's affability and humor put all patients at ease.

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Virginia
  • Internship, University of California San Diego, California
  • Residency, General Surgery, University of California, California
  • Fellowship, Colon & Rectal Surgery, Lahey Clinic, Massachusetts

Certifications & Affiliations

  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery


Jeffrey S. Cohen, MD

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Dr. Cohen Featured

Dr. Cohen featured in the September/October 2017 issue of Cobb in Focus Magazine
Cobb in Focus Article
Colon Care: Cobb's Providers Share Keys to Maintaining a Healthy Digestive System