Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
(14)
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Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD is a dermatologist in Stony Brook, NY and has been practicing for 14 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

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
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Kaufmann'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

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

46  Conditions Treated

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10  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

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaufmann to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

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 (5)

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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