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Specializes in Cardiology • Male

8701 Broadway Rm 1616
Merrillville, IN 46410
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Dr. Kaufman's Offices

8701 Broadway Rm 1616
Merrillville, IN 46410
Northwest Indiana Crdvsclr Physical
Northwest Indiana Crdvsclr Physical
2000 Roosevelt Rd Ste 103
Valparaiso, IN 46383
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Dr. Kaufman's Experience

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Dr. Kaufman's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Kaufman Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Hospital Quality

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Indiana University Health Goshen Hospital
200 High Park Avenue
Goshen, IN 46526
Community Hospital
901 Macarthur Boulevard
Munster, IN 46321

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Patient Satisfaction

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Kaufman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
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    8701 Broadway Rm 1616
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (574) 281-0027
    Contact Information
    (219) 738-5770 (Office)
    (219) 865-5794 (Fax)
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    Northwest Indiana Crdvsclr Physical
    2000 Roosevelt Rd Ste 103
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
    (574) 281-0027
    Contact Information
    (219) 531-9419 (Office)
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    Accepted Insurances

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  2. Dr. Kaufman's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiology
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Electrophysiological Study
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Kaufman

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Advocate Il Masonic Med Center
    Chicago Osteo Hosps and M C
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kaufman & Staff

    • English
    • Arabic
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Kaufman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      Indiana University Health Goshen Hospital

    • Saint Catherine Hospital

    • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake

    • Community Hospital

    • Saint Mary Medical Center

    • Porter Regional Hospital

    • Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital

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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends

    3 out of 5

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    Dr. Kaufman's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kaufman

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

    2 responses

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