Nicholas W. Kaufman, PA-C, MSPAS

Orthopedic Surgery, Joint Replacement Surgery

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Lehigh Valley Physician Group

Specialties
Orthopedic Surgery
Joint Replacement Surgery
LVHN Affiliates
Lehigh Valley Institute for Surgical Excellence
Lehigh Valley Orthopedic Institute
Languages spoken
English

Nicholas W. Kaufman's Locations

Distance
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About Nicholas W. Kaufman

Philosophy of care

My approach to health care is patient centric. I believe it is my job to serve you as my patient with integrity and honesty. I feel a particular sense of duty in making sure you are fully educated so that our approach most accurately reflects your own goals of care.

Why I entered medicine

Medicine has always been a passion of mine, starting with my time in emergency medical services (EMS) and continuing today. I greatly enjoy participating as a member of a team in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of my patients. I look forward to continuing to grow as a physician assistant (PA) and be a positive reflection for the Lehigh Valley community.

Community involvement

I've spent several years volunteering with an array of fire departments, including a year as a live-in with Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department outside Washington, D.C.

Personal interests

I enjoy spending my free time outdoors in all seasons. I am an avid fisher and hiker. When I'm not outdoors, I enjoy reading and the gym. Most importantly, I love to spend time with my wife, family and friends.

Education

Undergraduate
King's College, BS - Biology, 2017

Graduate
King's College, MSPAS - Physician Assistant Studies, 2018

Training


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