AboutDr. Howard Kaufman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Glendale, CA, with other offices in Pasadena, CA and Pasadena, CA. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include General Surgery and Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Kaufman is affiliated with Huntington Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Howard Kaufman has the following 2 specialties
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
- Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.
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Patients' Choice Award
(2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016)
On-Time Doctor Award
(2014, 2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
(2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
- Anal Itching (Pruritus Ani)
- Anal Ulcer (Fissure in Ano)
- Colon Cancer
- Colorectal Cancer
- Fecal Incontinence
- Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
- Gastrointestinal Cancer
- Gastrointestinal Surgery
- Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
- Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
- Rectal Cancer
- Rectal Fistula
- Ulcerative Colitis
Dr. Kaufman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
100 W California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91105
28 Years Experience
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988
Johns Hopkins Health System
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