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Surgical Specialist
22 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(18)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Kaufman is Excellent. Dr. Kaufman has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.7272727272727 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5454545454545 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Kaufman, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
  • Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Morbid Obesity
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Weight Loss

Education & Awards

Dr. Kaufman graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Kaufman has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Huntington Hospital 
  • USC University Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Howard Scott Kaufman MD is a male Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Howard S. Kaufman practice?
Dr. Howard Kaufman has 2 office locations.
Dr. Howard Kaufman practices Surgery near Pasadena, CA.
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