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Sub Specialty:
Neurovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.6 Stars
99 Patient
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UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust St.
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772

UPMC West Mifflin
1907 Lebanon Church Rd.
West Mifflin, PA 15122
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772

MonValley Healthplex Bldg. - Willow Pointe Plaza
800 Plaza Drive
Suite 160
Belle Vernon, PA 15012
Office Phone:
(412) 471-4772


Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery


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

Montefiore Medical Center,
Bronx, NY

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February 21, 2018

Good experience

January 30, 2018

Extremely helpful and patient

December 28, 2017

My appointment was 11:50 and I saw the doctor at 1:20 - That's not acceptable

December 12, 2017

very good

October 24, 2017

I liked very much the way nurses, staff, and Dr. Kaufman treated me as a patient.

October 18, 2017

every one was very pleasant and concerned of my problem

October 12, 2017

I liked Dr. Kaufman and thought he was wonderful, I would highly recommend him.

September 27, 2017

the staff and nurse was amazing. the doctor could use better bed side manners. he was cold and not empathetic.

September 14, 2017

first visit with Dr Kaufmann and I found both him and his staff very knowledgeable about my problem and look forward to continuing with him

August 03, 2017

He performed a craniotomy and a very good neurosurgeon.