Alan Jay Cohen, MD

Specializing in Endocrinology

Dr. Alan Jay Cohen joined the Baptist Medical Group team in 2013. He sees patients in Memphis, Tennessee.

Primary Location

The Endocrine Clinic

5659 S Rex RD
Memphis,TN 38119-3821



Bachelor of Arts, Biology; C.W. Post College-Long Island University; Brookeville, NY; 1975

Medical School

Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Howard University College of Medicine; Washington, D.C.; 1979


National Institutes of Health Department of Endocrinology; Bethesda, MD; 1979


St. Louis Children's Hospital; St. Louis, MO; 1982


Duke University Medical Center; Durham, NC; 1984

Awards, Certifications & Memberships

Awards & Recognition

  • Endocrinologist in the USA Award
  • Patient's Choice Recognition Award: MDx Medical, Inc. 2009 [top 5% of all physicians]

Medical Societies

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinology
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Boston Medical Technologies
  • The Endocrine Society
  • GTX Medical Advisory Board
  • Institute for Endocrine Health Advisory Board
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Memphis Turner Syndrome Society
  • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society
  • Memphis Endocrine Society
  • Memphis and Mid-South Pediatric Society
  • Memphis and Shelby County Medical Society
  • Tennessee Medical Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American College of Endocrinology Certification in Bone Density
  • American College of Endocrinology Certification in Thyroid Ultrasound and Biopsy
  • Certified Endocrine Coder, American Association of Clinical Endocrinology
  • Certified Human Participant Protections Education for Research Trials, Good Clinical Practice, CITI
  • Certified NIH Office of Human Subjects Research CBT Course for NIH IRB Members
  • Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Fellow American College of Endocrinology
  • Subspecialty Board in Endocrinology

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Endocrinology
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee Peer Review
  • Church Health Center of Memphis
  • Diabetes for Life
  • Healthy Memphis Common Table: Board of Directors
  • JDRF: Outreach Health Care Professional Advisory Council
  • Medical Education and CME Committees AMIINME St. Francis Hospital
  • Medicare/Mid-South Foundation for Medical Care in Tennessee
  • Medicine Service Line Committee, Baptist Memorial Hospital Systems
  • Memphis Jewish Federation
  • NIH/NIDDK: National Diabetes Education Program Transition Workgroup
  • Prudential Physician Advisory Committee
  • QSource: Medicare Quality Improvement Organization
  • Strong Me

Primary Location

The Endocrine Clinic

5659 S Rex RD
Memphis,TN 38119-3821

Hospital Affiliations

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville
Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women