Dr. Michael Kaufman

Anesthesiology
Burlington, MA
21 years experience male

Locations

Office

Burlington, MA

Address

Lahey Clinic, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Medicaid

Medicare

Tufts Health Plan

About

Specialties
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Anesthesiology

Languages spoken

English, Russian

Doctor Q&A

3 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kaufman
Anesthesiology 21 years experience
No for drinkers: If you are still actively drinking you will not be a candidate for liver transplant. Most centers require a minimum of 6 month sobriety and active par... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kaufman
Anesthesiology 21 years experience
Motor/Sensory Block: Nerve block typically refers to a blockade of motor/sensory/sympathetic and/or parasympathetic pathways from a particular nerve (as opposed to an epid... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kaufman
Anesthesiology 21 years experience
Epidurals and ileus: Nerves innervating the large intestine arise from the mid thorax and so a lumbar epidural steroid injection i unlikely to affect those nerves. Even if... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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2
Recommendations
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kaufman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kaufman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY
Graduated 2002MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Graduated 2002MD

Residency

Massachusetts General Hospital

Residency

Baystate Medical Center

Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
International Liver Transplantation Society
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