Dr. Adam Schaffner, MD

Dr. Adam Schaffner, MD

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Dr. Adam Schaffner, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1998 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

120 E 56th St Ste 800A

New York, NY 10022

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Wound Repair
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more than 26% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
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more than 11% of peers

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Dr. Schaffner's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schaffner "Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and by 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, Inside Edition, 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. 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. The NYC Plastic surgeon is unique in that he is also board certified and fellowship-trained in facial plastic surgery making him extraordinarily qualified and experienced. 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."
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This content was provided by Dr. Schaffner "Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS is a Fellowship-trained NYC Plastic Surgeon who specializes in aesthetic plastic surgery of the face, breast and body. The NYC Plastic Surgeon offers complimentary plastic surgery consultations."

3  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

5  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board**
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board**

27  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Stony Brook University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Stony Brook University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mittelman Faculty Plas Surgery Center Stanford Affil
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaffner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schaffner

4.9

Based on 36 reviews

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I was lucky to find Dr. Schaffner to perform my breast reduction surgery. Once meeting Dr. Schaffner, I quickly understood his knowledge, compassion and dedication to his patients and knew choosing him was the right decision. My healing from the surgery was remarkable, I believe due to the...Read More
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What can I say? My experience with Dr. Schaffner was hands down one of, if not the, best medical experiences I have ever had. After an out of the blue fainting episode caused me to collapse and hit my head and face badly, I went to the emergency room for help. I needed stitches and was told by...Read More
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just the nicest guy. amazing doctor but just a great great guy. And that really really really matters when youre trying to find someone that youre looking to give large sums of money to for a procedure that is rarely necessary. I dont believe anyone could ever have anything bad to say about this...Read More
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