Dr. Melissa Kaufman, MD
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Urology | Female

Vanderbilt Urology 1301 MEDICAL CENTER DR Suite 3823 Nashville, TN 37232 Get Directions

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Dr. Melissa Kaufman, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. She is 51 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Kaufman is affiliated with Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

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    Dr. Kaufman's Performance
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      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
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    • Answers Questions
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    • Time well spent
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    in Murfreesboro, TN |
    Highly skilled and intelligent and up with the latest technologies and innovations in urology!! Very kind and personable and a great pleasure and honor to be taking care of me and her staff is the same Thanks!
    in Chattanooga, TN |
    I feel very comfortable going to dr Kaufman she explains things to me and takes the time with me too Very compassionate and an excellent doctor too.
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    •  Specializes in Urology
    •  Board certified in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery and Urology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    • Urology

    Conditions Treated

    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Bladder Atony
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Diverticulum
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypospadias
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Infection, Chronic
    • Kidney Stones
    • Male Infertility
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Penile Cancer
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stones
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Hesitancy
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vesicoureteral Reflux
    • Yeast Infections

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Arkansas

      Graduated in 2002

    • Internship Hospital
      Vanderbilt University Medical Center

      Completed in 2003

    • Residency Hospital
      Vanderbilt University Medical Center

      Completed in 2007

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Urology

    Procedures Performed

    • Bladder Surgery
    • Complex Penile Surgery
    • Cystectomy
    • Cystometry
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lithotripsy
    • Orchiectomy
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Penile Implants
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Urological Surgery
    • Urostomy
    • Vaginal Surgery