Dr. David Kaufman, MD

Dr. David Kaufman, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. David Kaufman, MD is an urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 1982 and specializes in urology and reproductive endocrinology & infertility.

18th E; 41st Street; 1st Floor

New York, NY 10017

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
more than 86% of peers
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
more than 78% of peers
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
more than 57% 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

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "Central Park Urology has been serving the urological needs of New York City since 1982. Urologist Dr. David M. Kaufman has helped thousands of people in New York discuss and deal with their most personal health problems. He offers compassionate, personalized care in a safe and confidential environment."

2  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

34  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Procedures
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 12/9/2013
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
    State: New York
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.


  • CCNY Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Columbia Presby Med Ctr/Presby Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center At Roosevelt Division
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
113 total reviews (37 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (113)

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Dr. Kaufman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (37)

I have been a patient of Dr. Kaufman for a few years now and I have found him very professional and competent and I always feel I am in good hands and can trust his judgement. And besides being such a good doctor I have to say he is very kind and accessible which gives me a great peace of mind when...more
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Completely fallen apart since move downtown.
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I cannot praise Dr. Kaufman enough. I was back and forth to several other doctors and no one could figure out what was wrong with me. Dr. Kaufman diagnosed me within the first five minutes of our visit. Thanks to him, I have my life back. Highly recommend.
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There is not enough positive things I can say about Dr. Kaufman. He saved my life. He helped in diagnosing my rare case of bladder endometriosis, he never stops helping his patients. He is a physician who genuinely cares and listens. His staff is incredible, he always returns his patients calls,...more
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I am so fortunate to have found Dr Kaufman. I have been struggling with UTI for years seeing different urologists and no one took his approach. Time will tell if it worked but I have the comfort of knowing I am in the best hands. He knows what he is talking about! The best part is that he is...more
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