Dr. Elan Kaufman

Dr. Elan Kaufman, Board Certified pediatric dentist and surgeon, has been specializing in children’s dental health for over twenty years. He is also one of the most highly educated and experienced children’s dental health professionals available in Brooklyn. A Magna Cum Laude honors graduate from Binghamton University, he earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the prestigious program at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Along with those honors, he is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, a fellow for the American academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and an associate member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

He has expanded on his formal education with first-hand experience. He has served as the chief of Pediatric Dental Medicine and Surgery at St. Luke’s. He has also served that role at the Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan and the Coney Island Hospital. Dr. Elan Kaufman is currently a faculty member at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, and an inspector for the American Association for the accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities. He is highly respected in these fields, and considered the gold standard for these organizations.

Dr. Elan Kaufman has spent the better part of his adult life learning how to protect and help the oral health of children at several prestigious hospitals. He has been considered a leader in his field, and has held many positions in several local, state, and national dental organizations. He has even served as the Chairman of the Oral Health Committee of New York Chapter II of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is the co-founder and co-President of the Children’s Dental Foundation Inc., a non-profit organization aimed at providing optimal dental care to needy and less-fortunate children alongside his wife Dr. Jennifer Kaufman, a fellow Pediatric professional. They live in Lower Manhattan with their sons, Harrison and Henry, and daughter, Penelope.

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Kaufman Children's Dental Hospital is rated 4.1 out of 5 based on 217 reviews from around the Web.
07/11/2018
     
Mu child loves going to the dentist. It always clean and the staff is so friendly.
06/20/2018
     
Dr. Kauffman and his team are absolutely amazing.They are great specialists who performed complex dental procedure/surgery for my son.
06/16/2018
     
Dr. very professional office very clean they are very friendly
06/14/2018
     
Best dentist ever! Toys and video games for kids. Staff was lit. Dr. G(forgot his name) was the sweetest to my baby girl (3 years old).
06/14/2018
     
Kind, courteous and professional. Made our first dentist visit a pleasant and informative experience.
06/09/2018
     
I really recommend to go to this Dental office, I was with my kid there on Friday, we came with no appointment, my boy was with tooth infection enmergency, was there very nice girl in front Desk, she told me I might need to wait one hour becouse I don’t have appointment but defiantly I will see The Dentist, I said ok that not long time, I went to seat my boy was playing with the nice toys and games it’s , keep Him busy, then after I think 15 min They called me, couldn’t believe how fast I got in, then Dentist was so nice professional explain me everything what should be done with my kid, really took his time I got a lot of questions for my boy problem, when we was done and got his antibiotic I called and ask to speak to the Dentist, he came to the phone I didn’t wait and he still explain me things and took his time he wanted me to make the right things for my boy, I really want to say again this place nice clean good Doctors and very nice costumer service, this Dental office really trying to do the best, I’m glad I find this place I give 10 stars from ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
06/08/2018
     
Him and his staff are absolutely wonderful and they go above and beyond.
06/07/2018
     
Amazing dentist. He has great patience with kids. I love this place. Wondering staff and they know your name.
06/02/2018
     
They were very sweet and patient with her! They place is super clean and very state of the art! We’ll be back.
05/24/2018
     
They’re friendly and the place is immaculate. My kids enjoy going there. The staff really cares about their well-being.