Dr. Adam Schaffner - MD, FACS

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  • 461 Park Avenue South
  • Suite 7A
  • New York, NY  10016
  •  (212) 481-6696/ Phone
  •  (877) 992-0274 / Fax

Practice Name:

Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS

Specialties:

  • Plastic Surgeon
  • Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor (ENT)
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

Department:

  • Plastic Surgery

Job Title:

  • Adjunct Attending
  • Director of the Plastic Surgery Institute of New York

Professional Statement:

FREE PLASTIC SURGERY CONSULTATIONS.
FREE COSMETIC SURGERY CONSULTATIONS.

Dr. Adam Schaffner is a facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon treating patients in New York City and the surrounding communities. He holds certification from the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive ... more...

Education:

  • Rush Medical College (Medical School)
  • Stony Brook University Medical Center, Internship in General Surgery
  • Stony Brook University Medical Center, Residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Wayne State University, Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Mittelman Plastic Surgery Center, Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Georgetown University Hospital, Fellowship in Aesthetic and Breast Plastic Surgery

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish

Board Certifications:

  • American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck (Otolaryngology)
  • Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck (Plastic Surgery)
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • New York County Medical Society
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • New York State Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • New York State Society of Plastic Surgeons

Awards and Publications:

  • Listed in Consumers' Research Council of America's Guide to America's Top Surgeons
  • Listed in America's Cosmetic Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • Spear SL, Schaffner AD, Jespersen RM, Goldstein J. "Donor Site Morbidity and Patient Satisfaction Using a Composite Nipple Graft for Unilateral Nipple Reconstruction in the Radiated and Non-Radiated Breast." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Article accepted for publication in September 2010.
  • Chaiyasate K, Schaffner AD, Jackson IT, and Mittal V. “Comparing FK-506 with Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor (b-FGF) on the Repair of a Peripheral Nerve Defect Using an Autogenous Vein Bridge Model.” Journal of Investigative Surgery. November-December 2009. Volume 22(6):401-5. Erratum in Journal of Investigative Surgery. February 2010. Volume 23(1):66.
  • Samara GJ, Schaffner AD, Eisenstat J, and Nguyen HLT. “The Effects of the Plasminogen Pathway on Scar Tissue Formation.” The Laryngoscope. January 2004. Volume 114:46-49.
  • Mittelman H and Schaffner AD. “The Eyes Have It: Exploring Lower Lid Blepharoplasty with Fat Repositioning.” Plastic Surgery Products. November 2003, pages 20-22.
  • Spear SL, Schaffner AD, Jespersen RM, Goldstein J. "Donor Site Morbidity and Patient Satisfaction Using a Composite Nipple Graft for Unilateral Nipple Reconstruction in the Radiated and Non-Radiated Breast." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Article accepted for publication in September 2010.
  • Samara GJ, Schaffner AD, Eisenstat J, and Nguyen HLT. “The Effects of the Plasminogen Pathway on Scar Tissue Formation.” The Laryngoscope. January 2004. Volume 114:46-49.
  • Chaiyasate K, Schaffner AD, Jackson IT, and Mittal V. “Comparing FK-506 with Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor (b-FGF) on the Repair of a Peripheral Nerve Defect Using an Autogenous Vein Bridge Model.” Journal of Investigative Surgery. November-December 2009. Volume 22(6):401-5. Erratum in Journal of Investigative Surgery. February 2010. Volume 23(1):66.
  • Friedman M, Lim JW, Manders E, Schaffner AD, Kirshenbaum GL, Tanyeri HM, Caldarelli DD, and Coon JS. “Prognostic Significance of Bcl-2 and p53 Expression in Advanced Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma.” Head and Neck. April 2001. Volume 23(4):280-285.
  • Samara GJ, Schaffner AD, Eisenstat J, and Nguyen HLT. “The Effects of the Plasminogen Pathway on Scar Tissue Formation.” The Laryngoscope. January 2004. Volume 114:46-49.
  • Darling CM, Aldrich N, and Schaffner AD. “Hospital and Community in Dialogue: Health and Human Values. A One-Year Community Education Experience.” The Proceedings of the Institute of Medicine of Chicago. Volume 45, Number 2. Annual Meeting Issue. (Oral presentation - August 19-21, 1992, First Annual Chicago Conference on Ethics in Healthcare Institutions. Concurrent Session: Community Education Project. Chicago, Illinois.)
  • Mittelman H and Schaffner AD. “The Eyes Have It: Exploring Lower Lid Blepharoplasty with Fat Repositioning.” Plastic Surgery Products. November 2003, pages 20-22.
  • Spear SL, Clemens MW, and Schaffner AD. “Mastopexy.” Current Reconstuctive Plastic Surgery. Serletti J, Editor. Mosby. In press.
  • Samara GJ, Schaffner AD, Eisenstat J, and Nguyen HLT. “The Effects of the Plasminogen Pathway on Scar Tissue Formation.” The Laryngoscope. January 2004. Volume 114:46-49.
  • Spear SL, Schaffner AD, and Clemens MW. “Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction.” Advanced Therapy of Breast Disease. Babiera GV, Esteva FJ, and Skoracki R, eds. BC Decker. In press.
  • Friedman M, Lim JW, Manders E, Schaffner AD, Kirshenbaum GL, Tanyeri HM, Caldarelli DD, and Coon JS. “Prognostic Significance of Bcl-2 and p53 Expression in Advanced Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma.” Head and Neck. April 2001. Volume 23(4):280-285.
  • Listed in Marquis Who's Who in America
  • Darling CM, Aldrich N, and Schaffner AD. “Hospital and Community in Dialogue: Health and Human Values. A One-Year Community Education Experience.” The Proceedings of the Institute of Medicine of Chicago. Volume 45, Number 2. Annual Meeting Issue. (Oral presentation - August 19-21, 1992, First Annual Chicago Conference on Ethics in Healthcare Institutions. Concurrent Session: Community Education Project. Chicago, Illinois.)
  • Spear SL, Jespersen MR, and Schaffner AD. “Secondary Prosthetic Cases.” Surgery of the Breast: Principles and Art. Third edition. Spear SL, editor. Lippincott. 2010:476-491. ISBN-13: 978-1605465776.
  • Spear SL, Clemens MW, and Schaffner AD. “Mastopexy.” Current Reconstuctive Plastic Surgery. Serletti J, Editor. Mosby. In press.
  • Mittelman H, Chrzanowski DS, and Schaffner AD. “Mid Forehead ‘Buttonhole’ Eyebrow Elevation.” Simplified Facial Rejuvenation. Shiffman MA, Mirrafati SJ, Lam SM, and Cueteaux CG, eds. Springer. 2008:429-35. ISBN: 978-3-540-71096-7.
  • Spear SL, Schaffner AD, and Clemens MW. “Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction.” Advanced Therapy of Breast Disease. Babiera GV, Esteva FJ, and Skoracki R, eds. BC Decker. In press.
  • Spear SL, Jespersen MR, and Schaffner AD. “Secondary Prosthetic Cases.” Surgery of the Breast: Principles and Art. Third edition. Spear SL, editor. Lippincott. 2010:476-491. ISBN-13: 978-1605465776.
  • Listed in Marquis Who's Who in the World
  • Mittelman H, Chrzanowski DS, and Schaffner AD. “Mid Forehead ‘Buttonhole’ Eyebrow Elevation.” Simplified Facial Rejuvenation. Shiffman MA, Mirrafati SJ, Lam SM, and Cueteaux CG, eds. Springer. 2008:429-35. ISBN: 978-3-540-71096-7.
  • Listed in Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare

States Where Licensed:

  • New York

Email:

461 Park Avenue South
Suite 7A
New York, NY 10016
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(877) 992-0274 / Fax
 
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