Dr. Robert Kaufman
Dr. Robert H. Kaufman, an accomplished periodontist, was raised in South Florida before venturing beyond the Sunshine State to pursue his undergraduate education at Emory University. His exceptional academic performance granted him an academic scholarship and an invitation to join the esteemed honor society, Phi Beta Kappa. Transitioning from the Eagles to the Gators, he attained a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology from the University of Florida, graduating with the highest honors, Summa Cum Laude, and gaining induction into the University of Florida chapter of Phi Beta Kappa.
Dr. Kaufman’s journey continued at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, where he excelled and graduated as the top-ranked student in his class. This remarkable achievement led to his selection for membership in the nationally recognized Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.
Subsequently, Dr. Kaufman chose Miami as his new home and embarked on a two-year General Practice Residency and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Internship at the prestigious Jackson Memorial Hospital. Eager to further expand his expertise, he returned to the University of Florida College of Dentistry and Shands Teaching Hospital, where he completed an intensive Periodontal Surgical Residency.