Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD

Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Stephen Kaufman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.

150 Broadway Rm 502

New York, NY 10038

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Easy Choice Health Plan
  • Elder Health Pennsylvania
  • EmblemHealth
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 72% of peers
Blepharitis
normal
more than 49% of peers
Eye Infections
normal
more than 45% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kaufman "To provide the best patient care with latest techniques and technology."

7  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

59  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 Injuries
  • 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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19  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

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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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