Dr. Yakov U. Koyfman MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Yakov Koyfman is a neurosurgeon in Newark, Delaware. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Christiana Care Health System and St. Francis Hospital. He received his medical degree from Azerbaijan State Medical Institute and has been in practice for 48 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Christiana Care Health System and one of 8 at St. Francis Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Christiana Care Health System
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

St. Francis Hospital

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1985 - 1990

VA Medical Center (Washington DC)
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1985

Azerbaijan State Medical Institute
Class of 1966

Publications & Presentations

Unusual case of lumbar synovial cyst.
Gheyi, V. K., Uppot, R. N., Flores, C., Koyfman, Y. U.

Traumatic atlanto-occipital dislocation with survival: a case report and review of the literature.
Harmanli, O., Koyfman, Y.

Elective intraoperative intracranial pressure monitoring during laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Irgau, I., Koyfman, Y., Tikellis, J. I.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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