Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD

Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Amherst, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from De La Salle University Emilio Aguinaldo College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.

2500 Kensington Ave

Amherst, NY 14226

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Skin and Tissue Reduction
very high
more than 94% of peers
Localized Fat Deposits
more than 68% of peers
more than 47% of peers

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9  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Nutrition
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Dry Skin
  • Gynecomastia
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Laxity
  • Small Chin
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Wrinkles

35  Procedures

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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.


  • University Of Rochester
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • De La Salle University Emilio Aguinaldo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo Medical Consortium
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • SUNY At Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Ut-Memphis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 2011 Top 10 List Amb. Surgery Center in WNY, 2011
  • Who's Who in Healthcare 2010- Business First, 2010
  • 2010 Top Surgeons in America, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Shatkin Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shatkin Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shatkin Jr to family and friends
19 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shatkin Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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