Dr. James Kaufman, MD

Dr. James Kaufman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
(54)
Save
Dr. James Kaufman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hurst, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

809 W Harwood Rd Ste 211

Hurst, TX 76054

Contact Information

(817) 337-0143

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life
  • 2 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Kaufman

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
normal
more than 58% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 40% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 34% 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.

Dr. Kaufman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "DR. KAUFMAN IS A NEUROSURGEON SPECIALIZING IN COMPLEX SPINE SURGERY. HE HAS PUBLISHED ARTICLES, MANUSCRIPTS, ANO ABSTRACTS ON COMPLEX SPINAL DISORDERS. DR. KAUFMAN UTILIZES R MULTI-DISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO TREATING DISEASES/DISORDERS OF THE SPINE, INCLUDING NON-SURGICAL AS WELL AS SURGICAL SOLUTIONS."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "We are passionate about serving our patients neurosurgical and rehabilitation needs and help our patients to become pain free."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kaufman does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis

16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

4 Board Actions
  • Unprofessional Conduct (6/1/2018)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Substandard Care (3/3/2017)
    Action Taken: Physician Monitoring
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (3/4/2016)
    Action Taken: Physician Monitoring
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
  • Noncompliance with a Professional Rule (8/28/2015)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • Rose-Hilman Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Indiana Univ
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • In University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kaufman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kaufman does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kaufman and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaufman

3.4

Based on 54 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
(30)
4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
38.888888888888886%
(21)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Kaufman?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Kaufman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. James Kaufman, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
This man is a life saver. Simple and plain. If you have to complain about how long your office visit is to see a man that is one of the best in the nation? Then I'm not sure where your priorities are... smh. Thank you again.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Kaufman, MD?
Reply
Simple. He's a lifesaver.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Kaufman, MD?
Reply
Dr. Kaufman is a very attentive physician. He explains your options clearly. His staff is also very caring and helpful.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option3
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Kaufman, MD?
Reply
i thank God for this man everyday. Thank you God for using him as a vessel in my life .
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Kaufman, MD?
Reply
Dr. Kaufman was one of the only docs my primary care physician recommended for my situation. To make things even better he also took my insurance. Wonderful and humorous man, made me feel calm and assured through the entire ordeal.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option6
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Kaufman, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Kaufman?