Dr. Jarrod Kaufman, MD

Dr. Jarrod Kaufman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Jarrod Kaufman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brick, NJ and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University in 1997 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

525 Route 70 Ste 1B

Brick, NJ 08723

Contact Information

(732) 262-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Anal Fissure
more than 86% of peers
Anal Disorders
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "We are dedicated to providing all of our patients with quality surgical care using proven and innovative surgical techniques. Our compassionate muti-lingual staff and surgeons seek to make our patients each feel like they have received a "VIP" experience. As surgical specialists, we strive for successful outcomes and high levels of patient satisfaction. We strive for better quality of life for our patients through the least invasive techniques that result in a quick return to normal function and lifestyle. We focus on making all of our patients feel welcome, as if they are a member of our "Premier" family"

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

79  Conditions Treated


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46  Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Venous Sclerotherapy


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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.


  • Lehigh University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Main Line Hospitals Lankenau
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Lankenau Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • CLP outstanding achievement award from the ACoS, 2007
  • NJ Top Doctor- NJ Monthly Magazine, 2011
Media & Publications
  • Pneumothorax after nasoenteral feeding tube placement. Jarrod P Kaufman M.D., WB Hughes M.D., MD Kerstein M.D. American Surgeon 2001, Aug; 67(8): 772-3, 2001
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy during pregnancy: three case reports; Journal of the Society of Laparoscopic Surgery Themis Chamogeorgakis, E. LoMenzo, RD Smink, B. Feurstein, M Fantazzio, Jarrod Kaufman, EJ Brennan, R. Russell, 1998
  • Laparoscopic appendectomy for Crohns disease of the appendix presenting as acute appendicitis., 2001
  • Letter to the editor; Re: Clinical characteristics of antibiotic usage in surgical patients with Clostridium difficile- associated diarrhea The American Surgeon; March 2000; pg. 315. Jarrod P Kaufman, NZ Carp , LL Livornese, 2000
  • 2001 Three cases of a small bowel intussusception in relation to a rare lesion: Inflammatory fibrous polyps. Digestive Surgery 2001 Vol. 18 (2) pg.142-6 Jonathan S. Zager, JP Shaw, Jarrod P Kaufman, G DeNoto, 2001
  • 2003 Letter to the Editor-Re: Current Treatment of Clostridium difficile- Colitis Jarrod P. Kaufman, 2003
  • Kimball Medical Center Foundation Appoints Physicians to Board, 2/15/08
  • Dr. Jarrod Kaufman named cancer liaison physician, 10/5/06

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
121 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (121)

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Dr. Kaufman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

Dr. Kaufman was very friendly and took the time to explain everything to me in detail. I would recommend him!
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What a great experience with Dr. Kaufman. I went to the office with a hernia issue. First his staff was very professional and I was taken promptly on time. Dr. Kaufman came in and did a very extensive exam and spent as much time as needed to explain my condition. I felt I could ask any questions...more
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Very unpleasant experience.
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On September 7, 2017, I had a non-mesh inguinal hernia repair (Desarda technique). I found it very difficult to find a surgeon who does non-mesh hernia repair in the USA. I traveled from the Ithaca, NY area to Brick, NJ for the surgery. Dr. Kaufman is a highly skilled surgeon who performs all the...more
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Dr. Kaufman did two surgeries for me to remove a right inguinal hernia mesh I had implanted in 2011. Both surgeries were extremely difficult because of my body's strong reaction to the mesh and the very dense scar tissue all around it. Ten days after surgery number two, I'm feeling better than I...more
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