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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


  • 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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April 15, 2021
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very good
April 14, 2021
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I constantly recommend this procedure to people also with MS
April 14, 2021
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April 2, 2021
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Excellent care all the way around
April 2, 2021
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Dr Kaufman is the best!
March 30, 2021
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March 26, 2021
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Dr. Kaufman was fantastic as always, she's a treasure!!
March 17, 2021
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Dr. Kaufman is Excellent, her staff is always very kind and through.
March 15, 2021
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