Dr. Irving Kaufman, MD

Dr. Irving Kaufman, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Irving Kaufman, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Somerset, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from U Pisa in 1983 and specializes in geriatric medicine, family medicine, and more.

1303 State Route 27 Ste 2

Somerset, NJ 08873

Contact Information

(732) 249-1500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine
  • Pediatrics

3  Board Certifications

  • Adolescent Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

211  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • U Pisa
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • JFK-Edison FP Res Prog
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaufman

2.8

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
29.41176470588235%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
11.764705882352942%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
47.05882352941177%
(8)

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Average Wait Time
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He is an amazing doctor! He thinks outside the box and looks at the whole person.
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Michelle in North Brunswick , NJ – Jul 13, 2018
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No moral support to the patients. Always in hurry!
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New Brunswick, NJ – Sep 23, 2017
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Do not recommend. We made an appointment specifically with Dr Kaufman for my older son and younger daughter but when we got to the office they pushed us off to a much less experienced doctor for one child and a Physician Assistant for the other! They said Dr. Kaufman never sees a new patient on...Read More
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Highland Park, NJ – Aug 30, 2017
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Dr. Kaufman is a very compassionate and knowledgeable doctor. I have a number of health issues and every specialist that he has sent me to have been tops in their fields. They have even remarked that "oh Dr. Kaufman he wants to know everything." If you are ever in the hospital, the staff knows...Read More
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Delray Beach, FL – Apr 18, 2017
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My family and I have been patients of Dr Kaufmans for over 18 years. He is very dedicated and extremely knowledgable. He will go over and beyond for his patients. He's compassionate and has the utmost respect for his patients. Dr. Kaufman is well respected in the medical field and the community....Read More
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Oct 10, 2016
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