Dr. Robert Alexander Kaufmann MD Surgeon

Dr. Robert Kaufmann is a surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC East. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 18 doctors at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and one of 16 at UPMC East who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Temple University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1998 - 2002

Thomas Jefferson University
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 2002 - 2003

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A functional outcomes survey of elderly patients who sustained distal radius fractures.
Amorosa, L. F., Vitale, M. A., Brown, S., Kaufmann, R. A.

Proximal interphalangeal joint arthritis.
Jacobs, B.J., Verbruggen, G., Kaufmann, R.A.

Osteoarthritis of the distal interphalangeal joint.
Kaufmann, R. A., Lögters, T. T., Verbruggen, G., Windolf, J., Goitz, R. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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