Dr. Ronald Kaufman Jr, MD

Dr. Ronald Kaufman Jr, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Ronald Kaufman Jr, MD is an urology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci in 1983 and specializes in urology.

23 Hackett Blvd Fl 1

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-3341

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Kidney Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

50  Conditions Treated


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24  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • G Washington Univ Sch Med & Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufman Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufman Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman Jr to family and friends
19 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kaufman Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He is condescending, arrogant and incompetent. He botched my prostate surgery and now I am having to have the identical surgery a second time. After botching the surgery he refused to see me, referring me to his assistant . I was misdiagnosed repeatedly and when I questioned his recommendation of...more
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Dr. Kaufman is respected by other physicians, including my primary. His personal manner is difficult. He talks indistinctly, and does not reason with you. He assumes very low understanding and is intimidated if you read and ask questions. I quit when I asked him to check something during a...more
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