David L. Kaufmann

David L. Kaufmann

Neurosurgeon at UPMC Department of Neurosurgery

Meet David L. Kaufmann

Dr. David Kaufmann is clinical assistant professor of neurological surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He specializes in treating degenerative and traumatic spinal disorders, cerebral aneurysms, and brain tumors. Dr. Kaufmann received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City and completed a surgical internship at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. He performed his neurosurgical residency at Montefiore Medical Center and the Hyman-Newman Institute for Neurology and Neurosurgery at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. He is board-certified in neurological surgery. Dr. Kaufmann is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and the Pennsylvania Neurological Society.

Dr. Kaufmann is a neurosurgeon with UPMC Department of Neurosurgery.

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Pittsburgh, PA

How David L. Kaufmann Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon


  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Basilar Invagination
  • Degenerative Conditions
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Herniation
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fractures
  • Hemangioblastoma
  • Hemangiomas
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Meningioma
  • Nerve Compression
  • Nerve Entrapment
  • Schwannoma
  • Spinal Canal and Cerebellum Conditions
  • Spinal Compression Fractures
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Deformities
  • Spinal Lesions
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spinal Tumor
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Vascular Malformations


  • CT-Guided Surgery
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Dorsal Root Entry Zone (DREZ)
  • Dynamic Lumbar Spine Stabilization
  • Hydrocephalus Shunts
  • Intrathecal Pain (Pump) Therapy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Pain Management
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Traditional Surgery
  • Tumor Resection
  • Vertebroplasty

Accolades for David L. Kaufmann

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Allegheny County Medical Society
  • Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Office Information for David L. Kaufmann

UPMC Mercy Professional Building
1350 Locust Street
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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Primary Location:

UPMC Mercy Professional Building

1350 Locust Street
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

UPMC Department of Neurosurgery's Website

Additional Locations

800 Plaza Drive
Suite 160
Rostraver, PA 15012
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UPMC Mercy Brentwood
4190 Brownsville Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15227
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Profile last updated: August 31, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.