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.

Education

Undergraduate

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

Internship

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

Residency

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

Fellowship

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 Road
Memphis,TN 38119-3821
901-763-3636
Directions

Hospital Affiliations

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville

1500 W Poplar Ave
Collierville, TN 38017
901-861-9000

Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto

7601 Southcrest Parkway
Southaven, MS 38671
662-772-4000

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

6019 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120
901-226-5000

Baptist Memorial Restorative Care Hospital

6019 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120
901-226-4200

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Tipton

1995 Highway 51, South
Covington, TN 38019
901-476-2621

Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women

6225 Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120
901-227-9000