Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
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Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD is a dermatologist in Stony Brook, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 2000 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.

1320 Stony Brook Rd Ste 200

Stony Brook, NY 11790

Contact Information

(631) 444-4200

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
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(631) 444-4200

Dr. Kaufmann accepts the following insurance:

1199SEIU
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
HealthFirst
HIP Health Plan of New York
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
Vytra Health Plans

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kaufmann's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufmann treats Candidiasis of Skin and Nails more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Kaufmann treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufmann treats Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Kaufmann treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Benign Tumor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaufmann treats Benign Tumor more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Kaufmann treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Kaufmann's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acanthosis Nigricans
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Dry Skin
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parapsoriasis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

About Me

Biography

Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD is a dermatologist in Stony Brook, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med in 2000 and specializes in dermatology and cosmetic dermatology.

Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Stony Brook U Hosp & Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
2001
Stony Brook U Hosp & Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
2000
Stony Brook Univ Hsc Sch Med
Medical School
2004
2001
2000

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Dr. Kaufmann's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kaufmann

3.7

Based on 16 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Kaufman is a wonderful caring physician.. Dr. Kaufman has treated my husband, my son & myself with great success. Her staff (including Ellen) are kind & professional. We highly recommend Dr. Kaufman & her staff.
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Dr. Kaufmann is extremely thorough and pleasant. Her professionalism is outstanding.
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Has a wonderful bed side manor, even funny at saying some things, made me laugh. completely understands why you are there , double checks her paper work to make sure all information is correct.
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Dr. Kaufmann was extremely knowledgeable and had a excellent bed side manner. I highly recommend her to all my friends.
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Very thorough exam All of my questions were answered and concerns were addressed
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Locations

Stony Brook Dermatology Assocs

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:45am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)