Dr. Allen Kaufman, MD

Dr. Allen Kaufman, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Allen Kaufman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Clive, IA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1370 NW 114th St Ste 203

Clive, IA 50325

Contact Information

(515) 457-7716

Insurance Accepted

  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kaufman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 80% of peers
Crohn's Disease
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Kaufman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Kansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow American College of Physicians; Fellow American College of Gastroenterology, 1990; 1989
Media & Publications
  • ERCP in Pancreatic Islet Cell Tumors, 1988

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
24 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kaufman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I travel from western Iowa to get my procedures done here. Dr Kaufman genuinely cares and is very informative. Carmine, his assistant, is so friendly and makes you feel at ease. Love this place!
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I have used Dr Kaufman in the past with no problem but this time he had me do 3 days of prep before my colonoscopy. It caused a rectal prolapse. My colon pushed out of my body and made a J. Impossible to have regular bowel movement, only tiny ones. I have terrible pain in the stomach, constant...more
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