Dr. Joel L. Cohen, MD - Englewood, CO - Dermatology

Dr. Joel Cohen

  • Dermatology
  • , Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Englewood, CO
  • Languages supported at his practice: English
  • Accepting New Patients

Dr. Cohen's Background


JOEL L. COHEN, MD is an internationally-recognized expert on aesthetics and skin cancer. Dr. Cohen has been named a US News and World Report Top Dermatologist, and has been voted by his peers as one of Denver’s Top Doctors in 5280 magazine NINE times (including listings for cosmetic procedures as well as dermatology). He is the Director of AboutSkin Dermatology and DermSurgery in Greenwood Village and Lone Tree, Colorado. Dr. Cohen was elected to serve as a national instructor in dermatologic surgical and aesthetic procedures by both the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Preceptorship Program and also American Society of Lasers in Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) Preceptorship Program. He serves on the dermatology teaching faculty of the University of Colorado as an Associate Clinical Professor, and as an Assistant clinical professor at the University of California at Irvine. Recently, Dr. Cohen has been selected and confirmed as an ASDS Fellowship Director. He has been a recipient of the ASDS Public Service Award, the ASCDAS Distinguished Service Award, and the ASDS Excellence in Education Award.

Dr. Cohen has published over 200 scientific medical articles and book chapters, and has co-authored 3 academic textbooks: Regional​ Rejuvenation (McGraw-Hill), Reconstructive Conundrums in Dermatologic Surgery (Wiley-Blackwell) and Botulinum Toxins Cosmetic​ ​and Clinical Applications (Wiley-Blackwell); and co-authored the Derm Directory (eds. 1-7) as well. He did his undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan and Brandeis University—where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude. He received his MD degree at Mount Sinai's Icahn School of Medicine in New York City, and graduated with Honors.

Dr. Cohen has been quoted in many newspapers and magazines includingThe New York Times, Glamour, Vogue, Allure, In Style, Shape, MORE and Esquire. He is a frequent guest on Sirius Satellite Doctor Radio, and was also featured on the Emmy-Award winning TV show “The Doctors” as an expert dermatologist & Mohs surgeon.

Hospital Affiliations
  • Fellowship, 2001
  • University of British Columbia
  • Residency, 2000
  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Medical School, 1996
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • New York, NY