Dr. Kaufman grew up in the South Florida area where he began his educational journey to pioneer his family’s first entry into the dental profession. He attended Emory University for his undergraduate studies where he received an academic scholarship and was invited to join the prestigious honor society, Phi Beta Kappa. Dr. Kaufman graduated college a Magna Cum Laude, and then entered the University of Florida College of Dentistry. After a successful and educational four years there, he graduated first in his class and was awarded entry into the national Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.
After completing Periodontal Surgical residency training at the University of Florida, he and his family returned to South Florida where he entered private practice. As a former president of the South Dade Dental Society and guest lecturer at the celebrated Pankey Institute for Advanced Continuing Dental Education, Dr. Kaufman concentrates his efforts and continuing education pursuits in the areas of periodontal surgery and the surgical placement of dental implants.
Dr. Kaufman has lectured throughout the United States and maintains membership in good standing in various professional organizations. He has dedicated his professional life to assisting his patients achieve better overall health through the betterment of their dental health. The delivery of dental excellence with compassion and caring is his goal and patient appreciation and satisfaction are the benchmarks by which he measures his success.