Appointments & Consultations
To schedule an appointment, please call (516) 520-1480 during business hours and our courteous, caring staff will be happy to assist you. If the line is busy please call back.
Same day or next day appointment requests are honored based upon availability and the nature of your problem.
New patients are always welcome.
Prior to your consultation, you need to bring the following items to the office:
At the time of your consultation you will need to have with you:
If you have small children under your care we kindly request that you make other arrangemnts for them during your appointment time. Children are not permitted to accompany you in to the consultation or examination rooms.
Food Drink and Tobacco
We respectfully request that there be no eating, drinking or smoking in our offices.
If you are unable to keep an appointment, we ask that you kindly provide us with at least 48 hours notice. This courtesy, on your part, will make it possible to give your appointment to another patient.
Our practice provides on-call service for emergencies, 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week. Call (516) 520-1480, leave a message and Dr. Kaufman or his covering Physician will be notified. Please remember to "turn off" the Caller-ID function on your phone so that you can receive a call back from the doctor.
Health Insurance Plans
Our practice accepts most major insurance plans, including those listed below. If you don't see your insurance carrier listed, please call our office and speak with Eva, our office manager, to see if we accept your plan. We will always accommodate your needs and special allowances can be made.
We accept personal checks and cash only. Please be prepared to submit your co-payment at the time of your office visit.