Dr. Peter Kaufer, MD

Dr. Peter Kaufer, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Peter Kaufer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med in 1996 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1745 E Skyline Dr Ste 175

Tucson, AZ 85718

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ocular Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lazy Eye
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

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

  • Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Med University Sc College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufer to family and friends
3.6
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Kaufer's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Cape Town, WC
Amazing service, life changing.
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in hythe
Just amazing, what an lovely guy Dr Kaufer is. He went above and beyond the call of duty. Thank you.
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in Arroyo Grande, CA
If you want to see a doctor without waiting over an hour in the waiting room find another doctor!
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in Tucson, AZ
The wait time with an appt is too long. Almost always experience too long of a wait before seeing doctor. A second doctor is needed at Tucson Eye Physicians office at Sunrise Rd.
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in Marana AZ
Very professional, very good results with cataract surgery
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