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Eric Cohen
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  • Neurology
  • Neurosciences
Accepting new patients


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890 Mountain Avenue Neurology

890 Mountain Ave
New Providence, NJ 07974
United States

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Berkeley Heights Neurology

1 Diamond Hill Road
Wittmann Pavilion, 2nd floor
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • CVA
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Aphasia
  • Bell's palsy
  • CT scan
  • Computed tomography (CT) scan
  • Dementia
  • EEG
  • EMG
  • Headache
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • NCV
  • Stroke
  • brain hemorrhage
  • cerebral vascular accident
  • cognitive testing
  • electroencephalograph testing
  • electromyography
  • epilepsy
  • essential tremor
  • facial muscle weakness
  • loss of coordination
  • loss of muscle control
  • loss of spontaneous activity
  • multiple sclerosis
  • nerve conduction velocity
  • nerve disease
  • neuropathic pain
  • normal pressure hydrocephalus
  • parkinson's disease
  • seizure
  • spinal cord disease
  • tremor

Accepted Insurances

Always check with your health insurance carrier before scheduling any type of service. You can learn the details of your individual health insurance plan, including the amount of your copay, deductible, and coinsurance by visiting your health insurance company's website or by calling their customer service department. Click here to review our list of accepted insurance plans.

  • Aetna Medicare PrimeAetna Signature Administrators
  • HMO
  • Meritain
  • Open Access
  • POS
  • AHS - SMG is Tier 1
  • APCN - Aetna Premier Choice Network
  • Axcel Choice POS II
  • Axcel Open Access
  • Choice POS II
  • EPO Select
  • HNO - Health Network Option
  • Liberty - SMG is Tier 1
  • Medicare Advantage - HMO, PPO
  • Choice
  • PPO
  • Signature PPO
  • Assure Premier Plus
  • EPO
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • POS
  • Open Access
  • Open Access Plus
  • Local Value
  • Tiered Advantage
  • Advantage
  • HMO Plus
  • POS Plus
  • Regional Preferred
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Horizon BCBS NJ
  • Empire/Anthem BCBS PPO
  • Federal Program
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Out-of-State BCBS PPO Blue Card
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • Open Access
  • Cigna Health Plan (CHP)
  • Choice Fund
  • Indemnity
  • International
  • Open Access Plus
CHN - Consumer Health Network
Clover Medicare Advantage
  • All Plans
Coventry Health Plans
First Health
  • All Plans with First Health Logo
Humana Medicare Advantage
  • PPO
  • Traditional Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
  • All plans PPO
  • Multiplan/PHCS logo on card - PPO
Oxford Healthplan
  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • OSCAR NJ Individual and Family Plan
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Community Care Network
  • Emblem Health (with Qualcare logo)
  • HIP Prime (with Qualcare logo)
  • Traditional Plan
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete - HMO, PPOChoice
  • Choice Plus
  • HMO
  • Navigate - EPO, HMO, POS
  • PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Neurology, American board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Medical School

  • With High Honors, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY


  • Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN


  • Internal Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center of Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY


  • Neurology, Chief Resident, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY


  • Clinical Neurophysiology/Epilepsy/EEG/EMG, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY

About Me

Eric R. Cohen, DO is a member of Summit Health’s Neurosciences team. As a neurologist, Dr. Cohen diagnoses, treats, and manages disorders of the brain and nervous system. He has additional expertise in epilepsy as well as Botox injections for patients with chronic migraine.

Dr. Cohen is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. In addition to his position at Summit Health, he is Attending Neurologist at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, New Jersey. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Rutgers University. 

Dr. Cohen earned the MDx Medical, Inc. Patients' Choice Award for outstanding bedside manner, time spent during patient visits, courtesy of office staff, appropriate follow-up care, and overall excellence. He has also been consistently featured in New Jersey Monthly’s "Top Doctors" listings.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2020
  • Top Doctors 2019
  • Top Doctors 2018
  • Top Doctors 2017
  • Top Doctors 2016
  • Top Doctors 2015