Dr. David Kurss, MD

Dr. David Kurss, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. David Kurss, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Williamsville, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 1982 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read his story

100 College Pkwy Ste 120

Williamsville, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 688-0500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Independent Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kurss performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Uterine Fibroids
very high
more than 98% of peers
Uterine Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers
Pap Smear
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Dr. Kurss' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kurss "Through energetic hard-work and devotion, I've developed a practice known for comprehensive, innovative, thorough, skillful, and compassionate care for women of all ages. I am confident in an office setting where, over the last thirty years, I have cared for more than ten thousand patients. Similarly, in the operating room, I have safely and appropriately addressed my patient's varied surgical needs. In addition to offering minimally invasive laparoscopic and vaginal procedures in the hospital setting, I have a decade of experience performing more than four hundred in-office endometrial ablations and Essure procedures. My practice has grown, in large part, due to referrals from medical colleagues and from patients who referred their family members and friends. As numerous patients have been under my continuous care for more than twenty-five years, I now have the privilege of caring for their daughters, most of whom are among the nearly eight thousand babies whom I have delivered. Selected Additional Information: Keynote Speaker 1986 - Present Addressed audiences of up to one thousand attendees at local to national level events on the following selected topics: Oral contraception, Menopause, Genital Herpes, Osteoporosis management, Endometrial ablation, Essure, Genetic screening and Cancer risk assessment • Invited to speak in more than fifty cities nationwide CERTIFICATIONS Nationally Certified Menopause Practitioner 2003 North American Menopause Practitioner Certification Examination Continuous Maintenance of Certification - Current Fellow 1993 American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Continuous designation - Current Diplomate 1991 American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Maintenance of Board Certification - Current HONORS AND AWARDS Top Doctor Award: Castle Connolly – National Medical Recognition Registry 2005 - 2018 HealthTap Award: Regional Top Doctor - National online physician consultative service 2013 - 2018 Health Care Innovator: Business First magazine, Western New York 2008 SELECTED PUBLICATIONS "Hereditary Gynecological Cancer Risk Assessment," David I. Kurss, MD; Ferri's Clinical Advisor; Mosby Publication, Philadelphia, Pa., 2017, Publication Pending - June, 2018 "Dyspareunia," David I. Kurss, MD; Ferri's Clinical Advisor; Mosby Publication, Philadelphia, Pa., 2004 - 2018, Updated Annually. "The Effect of Water Temperature on Vital Capacity during Head-out Immersion," D.I.Kurss, et al; Underwater Physiology VII; Underwater Medical Society, Inc., Bethesda, Md.; 1981. (was presented at an International Conference in Greece)"

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kurss "I am here to provide the most up to date approach to a myriad of gynecological conditions in a compassionate, empathetic, conservative and comprehensive manner. I truly care for my patients, many of whom have been under my care for more than 25 years. I greatly look forward to assisting you with your woman's health concerns."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

39  Conditions Treated

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51  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Genetic Testing
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Ultrasound
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Her Option® Cryoablation Therapy
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysteroscopy Sterilization
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • In-Office Ablation
  • In-Office Endometrial Ablation
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nexplanon® Etonogestrel Implant
  • NovaSure® Ablation
  • Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Ovarian Genetic Testing
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ultrasound, Transvaginal
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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.

Education

  • SUNY Buffalo Affil Hosps
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • SUNY Buffalo Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • SUNY Buffalo Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Nationally Certified Menopause Practitioner
    Other Education | Completed 2018

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurss' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurss to family and friends
21 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kurss' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

dr. Kurss is a professional and compassionate individual my uterus was huge the size of a pregnant woman I needed surgery and although I was very scared dr. Kurss walk me through the whole procedure I am happy to say everything went well l I highly recommend doctor Kurss
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As a student working with Dr Kurss I can honestly say that he is one of the most considerate, genuine, and caring providers I have ever worked with. He is incredibly thorough in his patient records and routinely goes above and beyond what is considered standard treatment to ensure that his patients...more
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I was really afraid to find a new GYN doctor because I was with my previous one since I was 13 . I must say Dr. Kurss made me feel really comfortable and didn't hurt me at all . Thank you so much Tracy
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Hi, Tracy, It was really wonderful meeting you. I know that it can be very difficult to meet a new doctor . . . especially a new Gyn. Thanks for letting me take care of you. Have a great day. Dr. Kurss

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Dr. Kurss is the most compassionate doctor I have been to. He has managed my care for almost 30 years through two pregnancies and baby deliveries, cysts, uterine ablations, complete hysterectomy, menopause, and genetic testing. I have a family history of gynecological cancer and he has been in...more
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Mary, we have been through so much together . . . hand in hand. Thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for letting me care for you and your family all of these years. You are an angel and I love seeing you each and every time you come to our office. You have a wonderful and healthy life . . . forever. Dr. Kurss

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Had my first visit with Dr Kurss today. Switching doctors was not easy for me, I am very glad I found a good one! Dr kurss has a great sense of humor he uses to lighten the "nerves" we have about going to the gyno. You can tell his takes his patient's care very seriously and makes sure to address...more
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Hi, Jenalee, This was so kind of you. You have a great sense of humor too! I really do have so much fun with my patients and I do tend to chat at bit. But, as you know, oftentimes there is just a lot to talk about. Welcome to our family. Have a great day. David Kurss

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