Steven S. Yocom, DO, FACOS

4.85 out of 5 (124 ratings, 30 reviews)
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Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Director, Cooper Spine Center
  • Neurosurgeon

Program Director, Neurosurgery Residency

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



About Me

Dr. Yocom, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery, Cooper Medical School at Rowan University, is the Co-Director of the Cooper Neurological Institute Spine Program. He specializes in complex spinal surgery. He utilizes advanced spinal techniques and cutting-edge technology to operate on all types of spinal disorders. He also lectures and trains other spinal surgeons both locally and nationally. Dr. Yocom employs minimally invasive surgical techniques in his practice. He is the Director for the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine's Neurosurgery Residency training program.

Dr. Yocom has a particular interest in spinal trauma and spinal cord injury, cancer treatment of the spine and the treatment of degenerative disease of the spine. Dr. Yocom has access to the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment options available to help treat a wide range of back pain and spinal issues.

Office Locations

Camden, Cherry Hill
Cooper Multispecialty Center at Camden Campus

Three Cooper Plaza
Suite 104
Camden , NJ 08103
Phone: 856.968.8695
Fax: 856.968.8206
Maps & Directions

Cooper Neurological Institute at Cherry Hill

2339 Route 70 West
4th Floor
Cherry Hill , NJ 08002
Phone: 856.546.8525
Fax: 856.546.8527
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Education & Training

Medical SchoolPhiladelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
InternshipPhiladelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyNeurosurgery - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyNeurosurgery - Allegheny University Hospital/MCP Division, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyNeurosurgery - Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA
ResidencyNeurosurgery - National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, London, England

Special Interests

Advanced spinal instrumentation, spine tumors, kyphoplasty, complex spine, traumatic and degenerative spine disorders


  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • American Board of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Board of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Awards and Honors

  • South Jersey Magazine "Best Doctors" - 2015, 2016, 2017
  • SJ Magazine "Top Docs" - 2016, 2017, 2021, 2022
  • South Jersey Magazine "Top Docs" - 2017
  • South Jersey Magazine "Top Physicians" - 2020