Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 57
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Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD
Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Kaufman is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Brooklyn Methodist Hospital.

University Physicians Eye Care

150 Broadway Rm 502

New York, NY 10038

Contact Information
Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD

Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Easy Choice Health Plan
  • Elder Health Pennsylvania
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Care Philosophy

To provide the best patient care with latest techniques and technology.
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Dr. Kaufman's Experience

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Dr. Kaufman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acanthamoeba Keratitis
  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Dystrophy - Pigmentary Anomaly - Malabsorption
  • Corneal Dystrophy, Avellino Type
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dermatostomatitis, Stevens Johnson Type
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Hazy Vision
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratitis, Hereditary
  • Keratoconus
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Cicatricial Pemphigoid
  • Ocular Herpes (Herpes of the Eye)
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Refractive Eye Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vaccinia Keratitis
  • Watering Eyes

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Biopsy of Cornea
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • No-Stitch Corneal Transplantation (DLEK)
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Scar Revision Surgery

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.

Education

  • Dickinson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • St John Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufman to family and friends
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Dr. Kaufman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Kaufman accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Senior Advantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Easy Choice Health Plan
  • Elder Health Pennsylvania
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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