Lawrence F. Cohen, M.D. Associate professor

Lawrence F. Cohen, M.D.

Office information

VCU Neuroscience, Orthopaedics & Wellness Center
11958 West Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Henrico, VA 23233
For appointments, call (804) 360-4669


Dr. Cohen specializes in orthopaedic spine surgery and the treatment of:

  • Lumbar and cervical disc herniations
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Complex spinal reconstruction and spinal and deformity
  • Myelopathy
  • Spinal tumors
  • Spinal cord trauma
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Endoscopic spine surgery
  • Disc arthoplasty

Board certification and licensure

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Board Certified
  • Virginia Board of Medicine Physician License


  • Fellowship - University of Rochester Medical Center (Spine Surgery) - Rochester, NY
    Abbot-Northwestern Hospital (Advanced Spinal Therapy and Surgery) - Minneapolis, MN
    The Graduate Hospital - University of Pennsylvania (Spine Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery) - Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency - State University of New York Downstate Medical Center - Brooklyn, NY
    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center - Richmond, VA
  • Medical School - State University of New York Downstate Medical Center - Brooklyn, NY
  • Undergraduate Study - Adelphi University - Garden City, NY

Research interests

Dr. Cohen's research interests include lumbar pelvic reconstruction for sacral trauma, spine tumors, and infections.

To view listing of recent publications, please go to PubMed.