Doctor Yuval Kaufman
Doctor Yuval Kaufman is a Senior Consultant at the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Carmel Medical Center in Haifa, Israel and at Assuta Private Hospital in Haifa.He is also co-founder and co-manager of ‘Noga Medical – Center for Advanced Surgery for Women”
He is a Cum Laude Alumni of the Technion Israeli Institute for Technology (Technion ITT). Doctor Kaufman did his residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology in Carmel Medical Center. Following his residency he completed a full fellowship in Advanced Minimal Invasive Surgery with A/Prof Alan Lam at the Centre for Advanced Reproductive Endosurgery in Sydney, Australia. He then completed another fellowship in Oncogynecological Laparoscopy with Prof Diethelm Wallwiener at the Univeristy of Tuebingen affiliated Women’s Hospital in Germany (Frauenklinik, UKT, Tuebingen).
Following his fellowship training, Doctor Kaufman returned to a Senior Consultant position at the Carmel Medical Center Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Doctor Kaufman is a leading surgeon in Advanced Endoscopy including benign and oncological surgery. He is the founder and Head of the Multidisciplinary Center for the Treatment of Endometriosis which is the leading center in the north of Israel for patients with endometriosis.
Dr Kaufman co-founder of Noga Medical – a multidisciplinary center of excellence for gynecological surgery and other types of surgery for women. Since its establishment in 2017, Noga developed a team of clinicians which includes gynecological, breast, plastic and colorectal surgeons as well as leading experts in the field of alternative medicine, physiotherapy and more. The experts in Noga Medical perform state-of-the-art advanced surgery, mostly minimally invasive and also offer surgery sparing treatments when possible.
Doctor Kaufman is a Clinical Lecturer at the Technion ITT. He serves as a principal investigator and partner for several research intiatives. Previous studies have earned him several prestigous awards including:
- Best research study, The Israeli Society for Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Best MD thesis, The Technion ITT Faculty of Medicine
- 1st Place, Jerome J. Hoffman Award for Best Postgraduate Paper on Minimally Invasive Gynecology – The American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopy.
Doctor Kaufman is a consultant for numerous start-up companies for medical devices. He is also an active member of the Israeli Gynecological Endoscopic Society, the European and American Endoscopy societies (ESGE and AAGL), the World Endometriosis Society (WES) and a board member of the Asian Society of Endometriosis and Adenomyosis (ASEA)
At his private clinic Doctor Kaufman consults patients with gynecological conditions requiring surgical intervention, fertility problems and more. This includes expert first or second opinions giving patients detailed information on their condition and possible treatment options. In-office procedures include insertion or removal of an intrauterine device, cervical and uterine sampling, small surgical procedures under local anesthesia and medical termination of pregnancy.
Doctor Kaufman operates privately in the North and Center of Israel at Assuta and Herzliya Medical Center private hospitals. Patients eligible for surgery include those insured with Clalit Mushlam and Platinum Macabi and Leumit Zahav as well as other private insurance companies such as Clal, Menorah, Harel, Pheonix, Migdal and more.