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Melissa R. Kaufman MD, PhD, FACS

Professor of Urology
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  • 315 ratings

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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Locations (2)

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3823
Nashville, TN 37232
2009 Mallory Lane, Suite 210
Franklin, TN 37067


  • 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

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
November 27, 2020
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could not have gone smoother
October 23, 2020
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Great experience as usual. *Dr. Kaufman and staff are the best. She fixed my bladder problem. AMEN.
October 22, 2020
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October 5, 2020
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Love some *Dr. M. Kaulfman! She has taken wonderful care of me for 6 yrs. Do not want to see anyone else but her! So knowledgeable!
October 5, 2020
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*Dr. Mellissa Kaufam spent over 30 min. - explained the procedure - answered my questions and concerns. Excellent job.
September 17, 2020
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The doctor took time with me to listen and answer my questions.Examination was very easy and didn't hurt. I was pleased with the outcome.
August 31, 2020
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*Dr. Kaufman is wonderful. She immediately put me at ease and gave me confidence in her ability to help me.
August 31, 2020
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Dr. Kaufman was very attentive and empathetic. She gave me her complete attention and answered all my questions as well as explaining her thoughts and rationale for recommendations.
August 28, 2020
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