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Robert Alexander Kaufmann, MD


Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Hand and/or Upper Extremity Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Monroeville Surgical Center
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

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4.6 Stars
361 Patient
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University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900

UPMC at Oxford Drive
600 Oxford Dr.
Suite 200
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900


Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Surgery of the Hand, American Board of Surgery


MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia Hand Center,
Philadelphia, PA

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June 30, 2015

Dr. Kaufman looked me in the eye, listened, considered, explained, "normalized" my nervousness, and helped me feel more at ease about getting a steroid injection into my thumb joint. Friendly, professional, approachable, elicits trust. Top doc.

June 29, 2015

Dr. Kaufman is courteous pleasant and knowledgeable. He is kind and friendly. Dr. Kaufman appears to have a genuine concern about me, his patient. He listens and encouraging about my health.

June 18, 2015

Was very pleased with service.

June 08, 2015


June 08, 2015

The waiting time to be seen was longer than usual but after seeing how attentive the Dr was, and informative, it was worth he wait!

June 02, 2015

I appreciated the time both Dr. Kaufmann and the other doctor gave me to completely answer my questions. I did not feel rushed and they answered everything very thoroughly.

May 26, 2015

He is not as nice as I thought he was going to be, he still a good doctor.

May 04, 2015

dr Kaufmann listened, questioned, discussed and provided options for my concerns. he was patient and polite. his intern was also very good in dealing with my concerns.

April 28, 2015

the visit was everything i could have asked for

April 23, 2015

Dr. Kaufman explained my options to me thoroughly and supported me in the decision that I made. I feel confident in his knowledge and expertise.

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