Dr. Seth Kaufman, MD

Dr. Seth Kaufman, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Seth Kaufman, MD is a neurology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in neurology and vascular neurology.

9755 N 90th St Ste A200

Scottsdale, AZ 85258

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Confusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Kaufman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

4  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

94  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Disorders
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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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

  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Tulane U Sch Pub Hlth
    Other Education | Completed 1999

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

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
61 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (61)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Kaufman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (11)

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I read through the other reviews here, and chuckle at the dissatisfied patients who are all about the wait time. Dr Kaufman does NOT run on the General Practitioner's rule of spending 6 minutes with a patient, and quickly moving on! If your condition is not important enough to you to wait , by all...more
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Your appointment will be at least 2 hours late. You have to accept it or find another doctor. He spends A LOT of time with his patients, so he's always late. If you have a minor medical issue, find another neurologist. Dr. Kaufman specializes in "weird" cases. If you are weird enough to warrant Dr....more
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If you value your time, do not schedule with this doctor. We had a 3:40 appointment and were told upon arrival that the doctor was running 90 minutes behind. When I asked why the office didn't call to let us know, I was told it was my responsibility to call ahead to check. Since we had an...more
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I have had 4 Apts. with Dr. Kaufman. Being under his care is a blessing. He takes time & listens to who you are & how he can treat your condition. For the people that complain about waiting, I guess they did not read the Doctor's letter, explaining his practice which was enclosed in the new patient...more
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