Adam D. Schaffner, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a New York City plastic surgeon who specializes in aesthetic plastic surgery of the face, breast and body. Dr. Schaffner is unique in that he is also board certified and fellowship-trained in facial plastic surgery and head and neck surgery. He is highly sought after by patients 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.
ABC’s Good Morning America, CBS News, FOX News and the Dr. Steve Show on PIX11 as an expert on plastic surgery. He is featured as a facelift expert on RealSelf.com and is listed in the Guide to America’s Top Surgeons by the Consumers’ Research Council of America, America’s Cosmetic Doctors by Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd., Marquis Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who in the World, and Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare. Dr. Schaffner has co-authored numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and presented his work at numerous plastic surgery meetings. In addition, he reviews articles written by other plastic surgeons which are being considered for publication in peer-reviewed aesthetic plastic surgery journals.
Dr. Schaffner is a respected educator who trains other healthcare professionals on the latest techniques in minimally-invasive aesthetic treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and injectable fillers, mini-facelifts, and Rapid Recovery breast augmentation. He has served as a faculty member at numerous courses on plastic surgery, including three at Stanford. He also trains, educates, and mentors medical students, interns, residents, and fellows. Currently, Dr. Schaffner serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at Weill Cornell Medical College in Manhattan.
Dr. Schaffner is also a philanthropist. He volunteers his services to help children, injured veterans, and victims of domestic violence who need plastic surgery but lack the necessary resources to have it performed.
Dr. Schaffner completed his plastic surgery residency in Michigan. He completed a fellowship in advanced facial plastic and reconstructive surgery in California, during which he was a member of the medical staff of Stanford Hospital and Clinics, as well as a fellowship in breast and aesthetic plastic surgery at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC. Dr. Schaffner completed his head and neck surgery residency in New York. He currently serves as Director of JUVA® Plastic Surgery in Manhattan. For more information, please visit www.drschaffner.com.