- American Board of Plastic Surgery: Diplomat
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons: Member
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: Member
- American College of Surgeons: Member
- American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine: Member
- Stanford University Medical Center: Resident
- Tulane University School of Medicine: Graduate
- Tulane University: Graduate
Over 25 Years Of Experience
Dr. Michael Cohen, founder and Medical Director of Belcara Health, is recognized as one of the leading plastic surgeons in the nation. With over 25 years of experience, Dr. Cohen has performed thousands of procedures for the face, body and breasts – creating natural, beautiful results that help his patients look and feel their best. Dr. Cohen was named Top Doc by Baltimore Magazine – 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 – for Breast and Body Surgery.
Dr. Cohen is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons and an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. As a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, he is among a select group of board certified plastic surgeons that have attained the highest level of achievement in cosmetic surgical training, continuing education and clinical experience. In addition, Dr. Cohen is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.
Nearly 1000 Procedures Per Year
With a diverse cosmetic practice, Dr. Cohen performs nearly 1,000 major cosmetic procedures each year, including breast surgery, body contouring, facial surgery, and hair transplantation. Dr. Cohen has accumulated an extensive amount of experience over two decades, performing approximately 400 breast surgeries each year. Over the years, he has worked with both saline and silicone gel implants and offers all currently available implant types, including form stable implants. He has a focused interest in revisional breast surgery and augmentation mastopexy. As a standout professional among Maryland’s plastic surgeons, Dr. Cohen continues to be a leader in non-surgical cosmetic procedures.
Empathy & Artistry
While Dr. Cohen’s professional training and experience is very impressive, his compassionate approach to medicine is what truly sets him apart. Dr. Cohen is known for his ability to put patients at ease, listening carefully to their goals and guiding them every step of the way to achieving them. It’s his empathy and regard for patients, artistic talent, technical skills and reputation for creating beautiful results that puts Dr. Cohen at the top of his field, as one of the premier cosmetic plastic surgeons.
International Breast Specialist
As an international Breast Specialist, Dr. Cohen has been designated a LEAD Surgeon in Mentor’s program: Leadership, Experience and Development in Breast Augmentation, for the last 10 consecutive years. While continually perfecting his surgical techniques with the latest technology and products, Dr. Cohen travels internationally to research innovative surgical methods. Dr. Cohen recently traveled to Sweden to collaborate with Dr. Charles Randquist on new solutions for Breast Revision.
Dr. Cohen completed his plastic surgery residency at Stanford University Medical Center and general surgery residency at Boston University. A graduate of the Tulane University School of Medicine, he is fellowship-trained in cosmetic, micro-vascular and burn surgery.