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Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS
Medical Director, Medical Advisory Board Chairman and Co-Founder
  • Medical Director, Medical Advisory Board Chairman and Co-Founder
  • (212) 779-1838

Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS is a triple board certified, fellowship-trained NYC plastic surgeon who specializes in aesthetic plastic surgery of the face, breast, and body.  He is highly sought after by patients from NYC and around the world because of his knowledge and expertise which gives him the ability to deliver quality care and beautiful results using proven techniques which require minimal downtime and minimal scarring.

Dr. Schaffner is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology.  Dr. Schaffner has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and textbooks.  Dr. Schaffner has been interviewed by The New York Times, ABC’s Good Morning America, CBS News, NBC’s Telemundo, FOX News, PIX-11’s Dr. Steve Show as well as quoted in Newsweek, USA TODAY and the New York Observer as an expert in his field.

Dr. Schaffner was selected as a Regional Top Doctor by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. as well as one of the “Best of 2013 Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons” by Plastic Surgery Practice magazine. He is listed in the Guide to America’s Top Plastic Surgeons by the Consumers’ Research Council of America, was honored as one of New York’s Super Doctors®, has been named as one of America’s Most Compassionate Doctors by the Patients’ Choice Recognition Program, and received the Patients’ Choice Award, an honor bestowed on less than 5% of practicing plastic surgeons in the United States who have received near perfect scores as voted by their patients.

As a member of the PALETTE faculty, Dr. Schaffner teaches other doctors the latest techniques using BOTOX® Cosmetic and fillers such as Juvéderm® to rejuvenate the face without surgery. As a member of the faculty of The Osler Institute, Dr. Schaffner also teaches plastic surgeons preparing for their board examinations in hopes of becoming board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.