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Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dermatology*
3.6 (18)
Map Pin Small Stony Brook, NY
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD is a Dermatologist in Stony Brook, NY. They specialize in Dermatology, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from Stony Brook University Renaissance School of Medicine and is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Kaufmann an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Kaufmann works at Practice in Stony Brook, NY with other offices in Commack, NY and East Setauket, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Birthmark, Moles (Benign Skin Lesions) and Psoriasis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Kaufmann's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Stony Brook Pathologists 1320 Laboratory
    1320 Stony Brook Rd Bldg F, Stony Brook, NY 11790 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 444-4200
  2. 2
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    500 Commack Rd Ste 102B, Commack, NY 11725 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 444-4200
  3. 3
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    181 N Belle Mead Ave Ste 5, East Setauket, NY 11733 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 444-4200

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Stony Brook University Hospital

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Birthmark
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Psoriasis
Callus
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Intertrigo
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Dry Skin
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Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Keloid Scar
Psoriasis Vulgaris
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Wart Freezing
Acne
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Actinic Keratosis
Alopecia
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Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bullous Pemphigoid
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Contact Dermatitis
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Hypertrophic Scar
Itchy Skin
Nail Infection
Pemphigoid
Plantar Wart
Poison Ivy
Rash
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Ringworm
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Rosacea
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Sebaceous Cysts
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer
Spider Veins
Varicose Veins
Warts
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Acne Surgery
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Acanthosis Nigricans
Allergic Reaction
Benign Tumor
Cancer
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Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Cellulitis
Cold Sore
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Food
Dermatographic Urticaria
Dermatomyositis
Diabetes Skin Lesion
Excessive Sweating
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fungal Infections
Genital Herpes
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hidradenitis
Hives
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Impetigo
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Jock Itch
Lichen Planus
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Lipomas
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Lyme Disease
Melanoma
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Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Parapsoriasis
Pemphigus
Pilonidal Cyst
Pityriasis Rosea
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Psoriatic Arthritis
Scabies
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Shingles
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Skin Discoloration
Skin Infections
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Vitiligo
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Melanoma Screening
Mole Evaluation
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
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    3.6
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    Based on 18 ratings
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    About Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD

    Specialties*
    • Dermatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1811994627
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Stony Brook University Renaissance School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology
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    Dr. Tara Kaufmann, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Kaufmann is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Kaufmann has seen patients for Birthmark, Moles (Benign Skin Lesions) and Psoriasis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Kaufmann on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    18 patients have reviewed Dr. Kaufmann. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Kaufmann.

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