Dr. Kauffman hails from Falls Church, Virginia. He is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia where he also did his residency in internal medicine. During his three-year fellowship in gastroenterology at MCV, he received advanced training in operative gastrointestinal endoscopy and photodynamic therapy. He entered practice in Virginia Beach in 1997 and is an Assistant Professor with EVMS.
Dr. Kauffman and his wife, Denine, have a son and two daughters. His leisure activities include cycling, swimming, tennis, and reading.