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Melissa R. Kaufman MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Urology
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  • 395 ratings
  • 50 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery
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    Pelvic Floor Reconstructive Surgery
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    Urethral Strictures
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    Urinary Incontinence
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    Urodynamics
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    Urology

Conditions and Treatments

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    Bladder Disorders
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    Bladder Neck Contracture
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    Enlarged Prostate
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    Erectile Dysfunction
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    Neurogenic Bladder
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    Overactive Bladder
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    Pelvic Floor
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    Pelvic Organ Prolapse
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    Artificial Urinary Sphincter
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    Bladder Diverticulectomy
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    Botulinum Toxin (Botox) Injections
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    Female Sling
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    Female Urethral Sling Surgery
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    Injection Therapy
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    Male Sling
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    Nerve Stimulator Implants

Locations (2)

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3823
Nashville, TN 37232

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy - University of Tennessee, 1993
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Arkansas, 2002
  • Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2003
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2007
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Urology - American Board of Urology, 2011
  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery - American Board of Urology, 2013

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Patient Comments

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Very great
May 8, 2022
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I would definitely recommend this doctor.
May 7, 2022
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Excellent!
April 25, 2022
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*Dr. Kaufman understood my problems and in details discussed my options. She took time to explain each option.
April 20, 2022
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Dr. Kauffman is great.
April 20, 2022
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Dr Kaufman and her staff are top notch. They make you feel that their time is your time.
March 22, 2022
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Very professional, caring, easy to talk to.
March 15, 2022
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Dr Kaufman is a physician of excellence
February 22, 2022
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Excellent
February 17, 2022
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