Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD
Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Stony Brook, NY. She is 43 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Kaufmann is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital.

1320 Stony Brook Rd Ste 200

Stony Brook, NY 11790

Contact Information
Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Accepted insurance

  • 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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HealthFirst
  • HIP Health Plan of New York
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Tumor
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
46

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaufmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaufmann's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufmann to family and friends
3.5
based on 13 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Kaufmann's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Selden, NY |
Dr. Kaufmann is extremely thorough and pleasant. Her professionalism is outstanding.
in Port Jefferson Station |
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.
Huntington, NY |
Dr. Kaufmann was extremely knowledgeable and had a excellent bed side manner. I highly recommend her to all my friends.
Very thorough exam All of my questions were answered and concerns were addressed
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kaufmann accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • 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

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Hospitals where Dr. Kaufmann has admitting privileges

Stony Brook University Hospital
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
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