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Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery*
4.5 (19)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
23 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD

Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Cardiothoracic Surgery, has 23 years of experience, and is board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery. They graduated from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Morningside, Mount Sinai West, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn and Mount Sinai Queens. Dr. Kaufman, completed a residency at NYU School of Medicne Dept of Surgery. Patients rated Dr. Kaufman an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Kaufman works at Ruttenberg Treatment Center in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Partial Lung Collapse, Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) and Lung Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Kaufman's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ruttenberg Treatment Center
    1470 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10029 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 257-0065
  2. 2
    Mount Sinai Doctors Specialty Practice
    168 Centre St Fl 3M, New York, NY 10013 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 257-0065
    Friday
    09:00 - 12:00
  3. 3
    Mount Sinai Union Square
    10 Union Sq E Frnt 5, New York, NY 10003 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 257-0065

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Partial Lung Collapse
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Lung Cancer
Thoracentesis
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Interstitial Lung Disease
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Closed Endoscopic Biopsy of Bronchus With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy of Lung with Robotic Assist
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Open Lobectomy
Open Lung Resection or Removal
Partial Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Robotic Assist
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection Robotic Assist
Tracheal Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Adhesive Pericarditis
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Atrial Fibrillation
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Benign Tumor
Cancer
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Carcinoid Tumor
Cardiac Tamponade
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Wall Deformity
Chest Wall Tumor
Chylothorax
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Fistula
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Germ Cell Tumor
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Lung Abscess
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Mediastinal Tumors
Mesothelioma
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Pectus Excavatum
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septic Embolism
Spontaneous Pneumothorax
Systolic Heart Failure
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thymomas
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Thymus Cancer
Tracheal Stenosis Syndrome
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acid Reflux Surgery
Aortic Arch Repair
Aortic Repair
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Atherectomy
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy with Robotic Assist
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Surgery
Lymphadenectomy with Robotic Assist
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Lung Removal
Open Thymectomy
Pancoast Tumor Excision
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Sympathectomy
Thoracic Outlet Surgery
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracotomy
Thymectomy
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
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    • 1199SEIU
    • Aetna
    • Affinity Health Plan
    • Amerihealth
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    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
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    • Healthfirst
    • HealthPlus
    • HIP Health Plan of New York
    • MagnaCare
    • MetroPlus Health Plan
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • POMCO Group
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • VNS Choice
    • WellCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.5
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    Based on 19 ratings
    Patient Ratings (19)
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    (16)
    4 Star
    (1)
    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (2)
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 23 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Cantonese and Mandarin
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1396907515
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering/New York-Presbyterian Hospital Thoracic Track
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • NYU School of Medicne Dept of Surgery
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • New York University Grossman School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Mount Sinai Morningside
    • Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
    • Mount Sinai Queens

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Andrew Kaufman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kaufman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Kaufman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Kaufman works at Ruttenberg Treatment Center in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Kaufman’s profile.

    Dr. Kaufman has seen patients for Partial Lung Collapse, Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) and Lung Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kaufman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Kaufman. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kaufman.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Kaufman, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Kaufman appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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