Dr. David Kaufmann, MD

Dr. David Kaufmann, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. David Kaufmann, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1350 Locust St Ste 300

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Contact Information

(412) 471-4772

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kaufmann's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufmann treats Low Back Pain more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kaufmann treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufmann treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Kaufmann treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufmann treats Brain Disorders more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Kaufmann treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Kaufmann's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Kaufmann, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1995
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Kaufmann's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaufmann

2.4

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
29.41176470588235%
(5)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
58.8235294117647%
(10)

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The doctor spent 5 minutes in the room with me. Didn’t even do any physical exam. He had no interest in helping. He made me feel as if I was wasting his time. I was referred to him by my regular neurologist so it’s not like I was there for no reason. The RN that was with him was of more help and...Read More
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Dr Kaufman is a good surgeon. Does his bedside manor have anything to do with his skills in the operating room?
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He has no bed side mannor.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

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Upmc Mercy

Pittsburgh, PA

UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA