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Specialty:

Orthopaedic Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Elbow Surgery
Hand,Wrist,and/or Upper Extremity Surgery
Hand Surgery
Wrist Surgery
Finger(s) Surgery

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

Language Spoken:
German

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
665 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPP - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Kaufmann Medical Building
3471 Fifth Ave.
Suite 1010
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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UPMC at Oxford Drive
600 Oxford Dr.
Suite 200
Monroeville, PA 15146
Office Phone:
(412) 687-3900
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

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

Education:

MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA


Fellowships:
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia Hand Center,
Philadelphia, PA



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May 07, 2018

was pleased with the lack of wait time.

May 07, 2018

Dr. Kauffman listened to my concerns and we worked up a plan of action. I thought this was good.

May 03, 2018

The care provider was very helpful.

May 03, 2018

I have seen Dr. Kaufmann in the past for my thumb condition. Dr. Kaufmann has always taken his time to go over my condition and the options to consider for my care. I would highly recommend Dr. Kaufmann.

May 01, 2018

Office staff very courteous. Dr. Kaufmann is very practical and informative.

April 23, 2018

this dr is fantastic!

April 19, 2018

Patient oriented

April 19, 2018

very good

April 19, 2018

Dr. kaufmann was excellent. He answered all my question and his bedside manner is amazing!

April 19, 2018

good