Cosmetic Surgery

About Dr. Mitchell G. Cohen

Cosmetic Surgery

Dr. Mitchell G. Cohen is a surgeon in California who focuses on Cosmetic Surgery as well as Laser Liposculpture and SmartLipo. He has over 23 years of experience as a Board-Certified Spine Surgeon, and now focuses on Cosmetic Surgery as well as Laser Liposculpture. 


After graduating from Case Western Reserve Medical School in Cleveland, OH, Dr. Cohen completed a 5-year residency in Albuquerque NM, followed by a prestigious and competitive 1-year fellowship at Johns Hopkins/St Joseph Hospitals, Baltimore, MD.


For over 20 years, Dr. Cohen was working in private practice. Dr. Cohen's years of clinical expertise and attention to detail, which is of paramount importance when operating, has led him to his new passion, specializing in Cosmetic Procedures.


For Dr. Cohen, being a surgeon is more than a profession, it is a devotion. He grew up in Southern California in a family of physicians and has made the care and quality of life of his patients the ultimate goal. His father, a general surgeon, was the role model that led him and his 3 brothers to the field of surgery.

Experience and Professionalism

LA Liposuction Centers

Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship

Dates: 2017-2019

Director: Robert Hashemiyoon, MD

Encino, California


Johns Hopkins Hospital/St Joseph's Hospital

Fellowship in Spine Surgery

Dates: 1992 – 1993

Activities and Societies: Fellowship training under the direction of Paul McAfee, MD


Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program

Dates: 1987 – 1992

The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico


Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

MD Degree, Medicine

Dates: 1983 – 1987

Cleveland, Ohio


Hahnemann University

Master’s Program Human Physiology

Dates: 1982-1983

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Claremont McKenna College

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Psychobiology

Dates 1978 – 1982