Ariel M. Kaufman, MD is a diplomate of the American Board of Urology who serves as a faculty member at Nova University, Urology Specialists and Lyx Health in FL. He also runs a distinguish practice at Hospital de Clinicas Caracas in Venezuela where he has served as head of the Urology Department, as well as Director of the Board of Directors.
As a forward thinker, Dr Kaufman has adopted the Focalyx paradigm in the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer. He is a pioneer of robotic surgery in Latin America, having performed the first robotic surgeries for prostate and kidney diseases in South America. Since 2006 he also serves as the Director of the National Robotic Surgery Center at Hospital de Clinicas Caracas.