Doctor Cohen was brought up in Brisbane, and attended university at Trinity College Dublin where he completed his Medical Degree. Following this, he completed a Masters in Anatomy before he returned to Brisbane where he spent time working at the Princess Alexandria Hospital. Doctor Cohen continued his studies through the Advanced Vascular Surgical Programme in Melbourne and Sydney where he gained extensive experience in Endovascular Surgery. Upon completing his final year of Surgical Training, Doctor Cohen spent three months in Holland learning Advanced Endovascular techniques for Aortic Aneurysm Repair with Professor Eric Verhoeven and endovenous management of varicose veins.
Dr Cohen has been practicing as a Consultant since 2009 and is involved in the ongoing teaching and training of medical and nursing students and the advanced Vascular Surgical Trainees and registrars.