Dr. Joshua Kaufman, MD

Dr. Joshua Kaufman, MD

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(4)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joshua Kaufman, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Metairie, LA. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

LA Health Solutions, Metairie, LA

3001 Division St

Metairie, LA 70002
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "Helping each patient maximize their Quality of Life, by minimizing pain and improving function."
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spasticity
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Work-Related Injuries
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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ochsner Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Kaufman's 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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in New Orleans, LA |
Absolutely the kindest, most patient physician!!! Takes time to explain and answer questions in a way that is completely understandable.
in Chalmette, LA |
Dr Kaufman was super patient and kind...also was clear about my condition and what we would do moving forward to elevate my pain.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kaufman accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kaufman has admitting privileges

Saint Charles Parish Hospital
1057 Paul Maillard Rd
Luling, LA 70070
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Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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