Dr. David Kaufmann, MD

Dr. David Kaufmann, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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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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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 92% of peers
Broken Neck
normal
more than 78% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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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Mar 15, 2018
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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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Jan 26, 2018
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He has no bed side mannor.
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