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Doctor

David L. Kaufmann, MD

SPECIALTY:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neuro-Oncology
Neurovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy


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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.2 Stars
62 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Mercy Brentwood
4190 Brownsville Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15227
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772
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UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772
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MonValley Healthplex Bldg. - Willow Pointe Plaza
800 Plaza Drive
Suite 160
Belle Vernon, PA 15012
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery

EDUCATION:

MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY,

Residency:
Albert Einstein College of Medicine,
Bronx, NY


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February 16, 2016

I was very pleased with the office staff. I got lost on my way to the office & had bad weather which made me 1 hour late. I still was taken care of very promptly and they were very friendly and professional!

January 26, 2016

Dr.Kaufman is an excellent doctor. I would highly recommend him. He always has the patients best interest in mind. He was also very courteous to my wife after my surgery.

January 20, 2016

He's an amazing surgeon and is very good at listening and addressing my concerns. He is patient even when I have a lot of questions. I am very happy with my doctor!

January 05, 2016

I had a very good experience when I visited this physician.

December 17, 2015

Lumbar surgery 2 days ago has apparently eliminated the unbearable chronic back and leg pain that has plagued me over the past several weeks and for that, I am eternally grateful to Dr Kaufmann and his Staff.

November 03, 2015

Dr Kaufmann took me in really fast although I was 2 hours early. He seemed to be truly concerned on my condition explained everything in detail and he seems like a very genuine person. Thanks for the great service. Dr. Kaufmann made me feel very comfortable during my appointment.

September 30, 2015

He's wonderful and is taking very good care of me.

August 20, 2015

Very clear and to the point. Staff was very nice and helpful.

July 23, 2015

I have the utmost respect for dr.kaufmann and entire team in and out of the office or hospital. He gave me some of my life back.thank you from bottom of my heart.

July 09, 2015

Dr. Kaufman was great explained everything in a manner that was easily understood by my wife and myself. We think he is a wonderful surgeon.



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