Robert Cohen, DDS
Known throughout the neighborhood as “Dr. Bob”, Robert L. Cohen, DDS, has served the Sherman Oaks community for over thirty-seven years at his state-of the-art private dental practice. The practice offers comprehensive general dental care, smile makeovers, high-tech dental implants, painless laser dentistry, TMJ disorders and dental sleep medicine in an atmosphere of personalized, compassionate care.
Dr. Cohen is committed to delivering the most advanced dental care while treating each patient as if he or she were a guest in his home. His goal is to provide informed, educated options for patients to receive the dental care and attain the smile that they want for themselves, without imposing a complex treatment plan.
Born in Los Angeles and raised in the San Fernando Valley, Dr. Cohen graduated from UCLA in 1971, obtained a Master of Public Health in Nutrition from the UCLA School of Public Health in 1972, earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1977, and completed his residency with a specialty on TMJ at UCLA. He has taught at the USC School of Dentistry as an Assistant Professor, and has been a Visiting Lecturer at the UCLA School of Dentistry. Since opening his Sherman Oaks dental practice in 1979, Dr. Cohen considers himself blessed that he continues to enjoy helping his patients smile more and more with every passing year.
He has a long history of involvement in the local community, where he has held numerous civic offices, including President of the Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce and Founding Board Member of the Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council. Over the years, he has been recognized with several awards for both his business and volunteer efforts, including: “Best Dentist” in the Los Angeles Daily News Readers’ Choice Awards, the California 46th Assembly District’s “Small Business of the Year Award” and the United Chambers of Commerce “Small Business of the Year Award”.
Dr. Cohen and his wife Diane live in the Greater Sherman Oaks area with their Golden Labrador Retriever, Riley. They are very proud of their twins, Caitlin and Ryan, recent college graduates. In his free time, Dr. Cohen enjoys sports, music, traveling, photography and family time.