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Specialty:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Neuro-Oncology
Neurovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Mercy

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.2 Stars
79 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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August 10, 2016

The best doctor you can have.

July 05, 2016

I was very happy with the care that was shown to me during and after surgery. I would recommend this provider to my family and friends

July 05, 2016

dr Kaufmann literally spent three minutes in the room with me he seemed very in a hurry after I drove an entire hour to get to that office in very bad pain it just seemed as though I was a bother however the nurses in receptionist were outstanding

June 30, 2016

Always excepting me immediately. Thorough.

June 16, 2016

He listen to what I had to say and answer any questions I had.

June 16, 2016

my visit with dr. kaufman went well

May 26, 2016

Dr. Kaufman was attentive and I felt like he understood my issue. I would recommend him to others.

April 14, 2016

Great.

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.