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 son, Harrison Charles and daughter, Penelope Jane.

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Nothing matters more than our children. At Kaufman Children’s Dental Hospital, we believe that kids deserve the best. Our belief drives everything we do. It defines our vision for the future, and our mission for today.

     
Kaufman Children's Dental Hospital is rated 4.2 out of 5 based on 116 reviews from around the Web.
05/22/2017
     
Such a bright, clean and friendly office. Dr. Kaufman and his staff are all great at what they do. He is very knowledgeable and clearly knows what he is...
05/17/2017
     
The service was great.
05/17/2017
     
I really like this doctor recommend every one to come her
05/17/2017
     
Clean environment, friendly staff, great dentist.
05/17/2017
     
Would definitely recommend this dental office. Dr. Kaufman is very kid friendly and the staff is great, especially the office manager. She is always on point...
05/17/2017
     
My Kcdh experience was very pleasant, all the way from Dr. Kaufman to the staff. It felt very welcoming and child friendly. I was very pleased on how Dr....
05/17/2017
     
I like this office so much. Very professional dentist and sophisticated office
05/17/2017
     
Beautiful office with wonderful staff and outstanding doctor. My kids love him, we will definitely be coming back.
04/21/2017
     
Great docrtor, super clean facility and very friendly staff, promt service!!!
03/21/2017
     
Today was my 18-month-olds first dentist visit. I was more nervous than he was, to be honest. When we walked in he quickly walked over to the play area to......