Dr. David Kaufman, MD

Dr. David Kaufman, MD

Joint Replacement Orthopedic Surgery  |  

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Dr. David Kaufman, MD is a joint replacement orthopedic surgery specialist in Grayslake, IL and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco School Of Medicine in 2010 and specializes in joint replacement orthopedic surgery and orthopedic surgery.

Northwestern Medical Group

1475 E Belvidere Rd Ste 185

Grayslake, IL 60030
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Network Access
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Kaufman's Experience

Dr. Kaufman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Joint Replacement Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "I believe in healing the whole person. I partner with my patients to devise the right treatment plan to meet their health and lifestyle goals. My philosophy is to provide excellent, evidence-based care with compassion and precision."


  • Joint Replacement Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Kaufman does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis


Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of California, San Francisco School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Stanford University Hosps & Clins
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kaufman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopedic Association, Member

Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
based on 14 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Kaufman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr Kaufman did a great job with my knee surgery. He took his time to explain everything to me about my injury, conducted the procedure and now I feel great. Working with him was a great experience overall.
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Dr. Kaufman is a knowledgeable, nonjudgmental, and very patient doctor. H encourages questions and thoroughly explains the procedure and whether other options are available. I placed my trust in him and he did not let me down. His talents have given me a new lease on life. His office team is also...more
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Dr. Kaufman is VERY knowledgeable and personalizes every situation. I was told by other medical specialists that my speedy recovery after meniscus surgery was due to Dr. Kaufman"s thorough work. Thank you!
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I recently had Dr. Kaufman fixate my fractured femur. From the moment we met him it was evident that he listened extremely well to what had been going on and did a thorough assessment and then took the time to go through my MRI results. I met with other Orthopedic surgeons but he was the most...more
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I'm so thankful that I had Dr. Kaufman handle my case. Ultimately, he needed to operate and the surgery was challenging/complicated. He listened, examined, tested, re tested, researched, collaborated; he did a thorough investigation of my situation. His extensive training, experience, knowledge,...more
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