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Dr. Merrill Kaufman, MD

Family Medicine ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Kaufman

Ozone Park Medical Diagnostics

9510 101st Ave Ozone Park, NY 11416

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Dr. Merrill Kaufman, MD is a family medicine specialist in Ozone Park, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg in 1978 and specializes in family medicine and internal medicine.


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(718) 835-3800

Dr. Kaufman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Connecticare
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Inland Empire Health Plan
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
National Elevator
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Kaufman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Intertrigo
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Obesity
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pneumonia
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus X-Ray
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Infections
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

Dr. Merrill Kaufman, MD is a family medicine specialist in Ozone Park, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg in 1978 and specializes in family medicine and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1978
Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg
Medical School
1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Kaufman's Reviews

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3.3

Based on 12 reviews

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I like this doctor a lot. I have only been to him a few times but he is really good. The girls working at the front desk are very easy to talk to.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kaufman for many years now. I would recommend him to everyone! He is straight forward and educated beyond his years. His staff is always helpful !!
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One of the most difficult men I have ever dealt with. he messed up the count twice now on my Medicine costing me extra money to get new prescriptions to get the right count of pills. He offered no assistance and not even an apology. I would avoid this doctor at all costs
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