Meet Trumbull Dentist, Dr. Scott Cohen
Dr. Scott Cohen is originally from New Rochelle, New York. He is the oldest of four children, and has two brothers and one sister. Dr. Cohen received his primary educated from New Rochelle public schools, and was an active participant in competitive swimming. He was even the team captain during his Junior and Senior years of high school. Dr. Cohen graduated in 1998.
Dr. Scott Cohen received a commission as a Lieutenant to the United States Navy in 2004. Shortly after, he graduated with honors from the Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island. From 2006 – 2010, Dr. Cohen served as an active duty officer of the Navy. During this time, Dr. Cohen served in Fallon, Nevada; Lemoore, California; and Jacksonville, North Carolina. While in the Navy, Dr. Cohen completed training in endodontics and oral surgery at Navy Hospital Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and National Naval Medical Center Bethesda, Maryland.
In 2009, Dr. Cohen deployed to Iraq as a triage and dental officer with the Surgical Company, Second Supply Battalion. From February to September in 2009, Dr. Cohen spent his time treating his fellow service members and participating in humanitarian missions in the province of Al Anbar. During this time, Dr. Cohen earned the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal by 2010 for his service to Operation Iraqi Freedom. In 2010, Dr. Cohen left the Navy to open up his own dental practice and fulfill his lifelong dream.
Dr. Cohen is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Connecticut State Dental Association, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. As of 2004, Dr. Cohen became a certified provider for Invisalign. Dr. Cohen completed DOCS education for oral conscious sedation in 2011. By April of 2012, Dr. Cohen earned one of the highest honors for those who place dental implants, a fellowship status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He regularly takes classes from the Pankey Institute for Continuing Dental Education, so that he can keep providing comprehensive and quality care for his patients.
Dr. Cohen resides in Trumbull, Connecticut with his beautiful wife, son, daughter and dog. Outside of the office, Dr. Cohen enjoys spending his time outdoors, and particularly likes to fish and hike. Dr. Cohen also likes cheering on New York sports teams, testing his trivia, and supporting United States Veterans with the Wounded Warrior Project.