Leah A Kaufman, MD

Leah A Kaufman, MD
Appointed 04/01/13
Women's Health Network
2602 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology: General Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Women's Health Network: Obstetric, Gynecology & Urogynecology, Pelvic Health


Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 2002, OB/GYN
  • MD: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine, 1998
  • BS: SUNY Binghamton, 1994, Biology/Music

Previous Appointments

  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center, 2002–2013

Clinical Interests

  • adolescent gynecology

    geriatric gynecology


Education Interests

  • Simulation and innovation in  residency education

Research Interests

  • Innovation in residency and medical student education incorporting simulation and multi disciplinary communications training.

Specialties & Certification

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Contraceptive management
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Pregnancy


  • Colposcopy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Sterilization by Laparoscopy
  • Transvaginal Ultrasonography
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)


  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • American Medical Association
  • American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), State Legislative Chair

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/kaufmale
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/kaufmale

Emeritus Faculty

Residency Administration