Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD

Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in thoracic surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.Read his story

1470 Madison Ave Fl 3

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 16 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kaufman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufman performs Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kaufman performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufman treats Lung Cancer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kaufman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufman performs Lung Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kaufman performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kaufman's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Achalasia
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Valve Surgery
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Carcinoid Tumor
Chest Wall Deformity
Chest Wall Tumor
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Germ Cell Tumor
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mesothelioma
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pectus Excavatum
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Pulmonary Disease
Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
Segmentectomy, Open
Spontaneous Pneumothorax
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Outlet Surgery
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracotomy
Thymectomy
Thymomas
Thymus Cancer
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tracheal Stenosis Syndrome
Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Andrew J. Kaufman, an expert in advanced minimally invasive thoracic surgery and thoracic surgical oncology, is the Director of The Thoracic Surgery Airway Program and The Asian Thoracic Surgery Program at Mount Sinai, as well as the Associate P...

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2010
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering/New York-Presbyterian Hospital Thoracic Track
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2008
    NYU School of Medicne Dept of Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2001
    New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2001

Languages

  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaufman

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Kaufman's Performance
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  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Insurance accepted

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1199SEIU
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Indemnity EPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
Health Net
HealthFirst
HealthFirst HMO
HealthPlus
HIP Health Plan of New York
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MetroPlus Health Plan
Family Health Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Oxford Health Plans HMO
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
VNS Choice
VNS Choice Medicare
WellCare