Doctor Profile

Adam Schaffner
MD

Adam Schaffner
MD

Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS
120 East 56th Street, Suite 800A
New York, NY 10022-3607

New York

New York (NY)

Contact Contact Adam Schaffner
T: 212-481-6696
F: 877-992-0274

Visit: www.plasticsurgeoninnyc.com/
Plastic Surgery; Otolaryngology
Doctor's practice offers cosmetic/reconstructive procedures
Doctor's practice is a concierge medical provider

Plastic Surgery

Otolaryngology


Profile

Adam Schaffner, MD, FACS is a triple board certified, double fellowship-trained NYC plastic surgeon specializing in aesthetic procedures of the face, breast and body.  In his boutique NYC private practice, Dr. Schaffner offers the full spectrum of non-invasive, minimally invasive and surgical treatments using the latest technologies and therapies to minimize downtime and maximize results.

Published In:

New York Super Doctors 2020
New York Super Doctors 2019
New York Super Doctors 2018
New York Super Doctors 2017
New York Super Doctors 2016
New York Super Doctors 2015
New York Super Doctors 2014
New York Super Doctors 2013

About Adam Schaffner

Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center

Graduation Year: 1998

Professional Webpage: www.plasticsurgeoninnyc.com/adam_schaffner

Honors and Awards:

SuperDoctors®Selected as a New York SuperDoctor® for 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2013

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., Selected as a New York Metro Area 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

Marquis Who’s Who in America
Listed in 70th Edition (2015), 69th Edition (2014), 68th Edition (2013), 67th Edition (2012), 66th Edition (2011), 65th Edition (2010), 64th Edition (2009), 63rd Edition (2008), 62nd Edition (2007), 61st Edition (2006)

Marquis Who’s Who in the World
Listed in 32nd Edition (2015), 31st Edition (2014), 30th Edition (2013), 29th Edition (2012), 28th Edition (2011), 27th Edition (2010), 26th Edition (2009) and 25th Edition (2008)

Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare
Listed in Eighth Edition (2011-12), Seventh Edition (2009-10), Sixth Edition (2006-07), Fifth Edition (2004-05) & Fourth Edition (2002-03)

Marquis Who’s Who in the East
Listed in 42nd Edition (2014), 35th Edition (2007), 34th Edition (2006), 33rd Edition (2005), and 32nd Edition (2004)

Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
Listed in 15th Edition, (2012), 13th Edition (2010), 10th Edition (2007) and Seventh Edition (2003)

Consumers’ Research Council of America’s Guide to America’s Top Plastic Surgeons
Listed in 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2013 Editions

Consumers’ Research Council of America’s Guide to America’s Top Surgeons
Listed in 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009 Editions

Consumers’ Research Council of America’s Guide to America’s Top Physicians
Listed in 2008 and 2007 Editions

Listed in America’s Cosmetic Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.

Rush Medical College of Rush University
Class Respondent, Class of 1998 Commencement Banquet

CibaGeneva (CIBA-GEIGY) Award for Outstanding Community Service (1996)

Special Licenses/Certifications:

Diplomat, American Board of Plastic Surgery

Diplomat, American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Diplomat, American Board of Otolaryngology

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Basic Life Support

Professional Activity:

Lenox Hill Hospital

Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai

Community Service:

Medical Director, Medical Advisory Board Chairman and Co-Founder, Reconstructing Hope, New York, NY

Medical Advisory Board Member, Little Baby Face Foundation, New York, NY

Project C.A.R.E. of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons                              

• Volunteer plastic surgeon, Provides plastic surgery for patients who sustained injuries in combat.

Faces of Honor (Program of AAFPRS)                                                                                                                       

• Volunteer plastic surgeon, Provides facial plastic surgery for patients who have sustained facial injuries during active military service.

Electric Pear Productions                                                                                                                                                                               New York, NY                                        

  • Member, Board of Directors          

2006 U.S. Open Championship Golf Tournament                                               

  • Medical Committee Member

FACE to FACE International (Program of AAFPRS)                                                                       

• Provides facial plastic surgery for patients with congenital facial deformities. Participated in mission to Hanoi, Vietnam in October 2006.

FACE to FACE – Domestic (Program of AAFPRS)                                                                                 Alexandria, VA                                    August 2004 - Present

• Provides facial plastic surgery for patients with deformities caused by domestic violence

2011

Medical Advisory Board Member, Little Baby Face Foundation, New York, NY

Publications, Lectures and Presentations:

PUBLICATIONS                             

Original Papers in Refereed Journals

Griffin D, Al-Mufarrej F, Chang YJ, Schaffner AD, Edelman D.  "Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Can Interfere with Adequate Plication during Post-Bariatric Abdominoplasty."  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  October 2014.  Volume 134(4S-1):  131-132.

Schaffner AD.  "Minimizing Surgical Skin Incision Scars with a Latex Surgical Glove."  Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  April 2013.  Volume 37(2):463.  Response to "Minimizing Surgical Skin Incision Scars with a Latex Surgical Glove." by Han SE et al.  Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  April 2013.  Volume 37(2):459-462.

Jacobson JM, Gatti ME, Schaffner AD, Hill LM, Spear SL. “Effect of Incision Choice on Outcomes in Primary Breast Augmentation.” Aesthetic Surgery Journal. May 2012. Volume 32(4): 456-462.

Spear SL, Schaffner AD, Jespersen MR, Goldstein J. “Donor Site Morbidity and Patient Satisfaction Using a Composite Nipple Graft for Unilateral Nipple Reconstruction in the Radiated and Nonradiated Breast.” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. April 2011. Volume 127(4): 1437-1446. Also in “Abstract Supplement.” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. October 2010. Volume 126:26.

Chaiyasate K, Schaffner AD, Jackson IT, 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. Dosage error in article text.

Balakrishnan C, Narasimhan K, Gursel T, Jackson O, Schaffner AD. “Closure of Orocutaneous Fistula Using a Pedicled Expanded Deltopectoral Flap.” The Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery. Autumn 2008. Volume 16(3):178-180.

Samara GJ, Schaffner AD, Eisenstat J, Nguyen HLT. “The Effects of the Plasminogen Pathway on Scar Tissue Formation.” The Laryngoscope. January 2004. Volume 114:46-49

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.

Darling CM, Aldrich N, 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.)

Book Chapters

Wong, Curtis S. and Schaffner, Adam D.  “Breast Implants.” StatPearls Publishing. January 2018.  (October 6, 2017.)  Bookshelf ID: NBK441998, PMID: 28723027.

Regan, John-Paul and Schaffner, Adam D.  “Breast Reconstruction, Expander Implant.” StatPearls Publishing.  January 2018.  (May 17, 2017.)  Bookshelf ID: NBK431062, PMID: 28613716.

Spear SL, Clemens MW, Schaffner AD. “Advances in Mastopexy.” Current Reconstructive Surgery. Serletti JM, Taub P, Wu L,
Slutsky D, Editors. McGraw-Hill Medical. 2012: 525-540. ISBN-13: 978-0-07-147723-9.

Spear SL, Schaffner AD, Clemens MW. “Breast Reconstruction with Implants.” Advanced Therapy of Breast Disease. Babiera GV, Skoracki RJ and Esteva FJ, eds. People’s Medical Publishing House. 2012: 643-663. ISBN-13: 978-1-60795-094-3.                       

Spear SL, Jespersen MR, Schaffner AD. “Secondary Prosthetic Cases.” Surgery of the Breast: Principles and Art. Third edition. Spear SL, editor. Lippincott. 2010: 476-491. ISBN-13: 978-1605475776.

Mittelman H, Chrzanowski DS, 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-13: 978-3-540-71096-7.

Publications in Other Journals

Schaffner AD. “Second Time Around: Tackling Challenging Revision Breast Augmentation Cases.” Plastic Surgery Practice. March 2013, pages 16-20.

Mittelman H, Schaffner AD. “The Eyes Have It: Exploring Lower Lid Blepharoplasty with Fat Repositioning.” Plastic Surgery Products. November 2003, pages 20-22.

Electronic Paper Presentation

Gursel E, Chang YJ, Schaffner AD, Gazayerli M, Wood M. “Laparoscopic Gastric Banding May Interfere with Plication during Post-Bariatric Abdominoplasty. 21st Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS). Geneva, Switzerland. September 4-8, 2012. 

Poster Presentations

Spear SL, Hill L, Gatti M, Schaffner AD, and Jacobson J. “Effect of Incision Choice on Outcomes in Primary Breast Augmentation.” American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting. Vancouver, British Columbia CANADA. May 3-8, 2012.

Fink JS, Mermelstein H, Thomas A, Lasky S, Schaffner AD. “Light Emitting Diodes in the Treatment of Intense Pulsed Light-Induced Hypopigmentation.” Orlando Dermatology Aesthetic and Clinical Conference, Orlando, Florida. January 14-17, 2011.

Schaffner AD, Katz AE. “Repair of a Nasal Alar Defect with an Alar Lobular Rotation Flap.” Annual Meeting of the Eastern Section of the American Laryngological, Rhinological, and Otological Society, Inc. Meeting Program. Abstract number 20,
page 146. Toronto, Ontario, CANADA. January 26-28, 2001.

Abstracts with Oral Presentations

Jacobson JM, Gatti ME, Hill LM, Schaffner AD, Spear SL. “Effect of Incision Type on Capsular Contracture in Primary Breast Augmentation.” Senior Residents Conference. American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Nashville, Tennessee. January 20, 2011. (Oral presentation.)

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.” American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting. Toronto, Ontario CANADA. October 3, 2010. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Vashi C, Jarrahnejad P, Busuito M. “An Innovative Technique in Breast Reduction: Blending the Best of the Wise Pattern and SPAIR Techniques.” American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting. Washington, DC. April 23, 2010. (Oral presentation.)

Chang YJ, Schaffner AD, Gazayerli M, Wood M, Gursel E. “Laparoscopic Gastric Banding Can Interfere with Adequate Plication During Post-Bariatric Abdominoplasty.” American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting. Washington, DC. April 23, 2010. (Oral presentation.)

Gursel E, Yovino J, Schaffner AD. “Limited De-epithelialization of the Inferior Pedicle in Reduction Mammoplasty: A Safer and More Efficient Approach to Breast Reduction.” International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Course and 13th Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Istanbul, Turkey. June 19, 2009. (Oral presentation.

Schaffner AD, Yovino J, Gowda M. “Scarless Nasolabial Groove Augmentation Using SMAS.” American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada. May 3, 2009. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Vashi C, Jarrahnejad P, Busuito M. “An Innovative Technique in Breast Reduction: Blending the Best of the Wise Pattern and SPAIR Techniques.” 47th Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons. Chicago, Illinois. April 18, 2009. (Oral presentation.)

Vashi C, Jarrahnejad P, Schaffner AD, Busuito M. “An Innovative Technique in Breast Reduction: Blending the Best of the Wise Pattern and SPAIR.” Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons 2008 Biannual Conference. Mackinac Island, Michigan. July 23, 2008. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Yovino J, Gursel E. “Limited De-epithelialization of the Inferior Pedicle in Reduction Mammoplasty: A Safer and More Efficient Approach to Breast Reduction.” Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons 2008 Biannual Conference. Mackinac Island, Michigan. July 22, 2008. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Yovino J, Gursel E. “Limited De-epithelialization of the Inferior Pedicle in Reduction Mammoplasty: A Safer and More Efficient Approach to Breast Reduction.” 46th Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons. Chicago, Illinois. May 3, 2008. (Oral presentation.)

Mittelman H, Schaffner AD. “Buttonhole Mid-Forehead Eyebrow Suspension.” Spring Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Phoenix, Arizona. April 30, 2004. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Nguyen HLT, Samara GJ. “The Effects of Tissue Plasminogen Activator on Scar Tissue Formation.” Annual Meeting of the Eastern Section of the American Laryngological, Rhinological, and Otological Society, Inc. Meeting Program, page 97. Boston, Massachusetts. January 24-26, 2003. (Oral presentation.)

Lim J, Friedman M, Caldarelli DD, Coon JS, Tanyeri H, Schaffner AD. “Prognostic Significance of Bcl-2 Expression in Advanced Laryngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma.” One Hundred Nineteenth Annual Meeting of the American Laryngological Association. Book of Abstracts - page 24. Palm Beach, Florida. May 9-10, 1998. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Saclarides TJ, Hollinger EF, Kirk JK, Drab EA, Rubin DB. “Radiation Damage to the Microvasculature of the Rat Intestine.” Poster number C37. 1996 Rush University Research Forum. Chicago, Illinois. April 25-26, 1996.

Darrow W, Harris B, Schaffner AD, Marx R, Pittman E, Jonah C. “Condom Use Reported by STD Clinic Patients: 1971 & 1992.” Abstract number WS-D29-5. IXth International Conference on AIDS in affiliation with the IVth STD World Congress. Berlin, Germany. June 6-11, 1993. (Oral presentation.)

Schaffner AD, Darling CM. “Hospital and Community in Dialogue: Health and Human Values. A One-Year Community Education Experience.”   Undergraduate Research at Emory. 2:6, Atlanta. 1992. (Oral presentation.)

Honors Thesis for the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Schaffner AD. “A Sociodemographic Comparison of STD Clinic Patients: Sacramento County (1971) and Kern County (1992).” Atlanta: Emory University, 1993.                                                  

ORAL PRESENTATIONS

“Optimizing the Patient Experience.”  3rd Annual Global Aesthetics Conference.  Miami, Florida.  November 1, 2019.

“Congenital and Acquired Symmastia.”  3rd Annual Global Aesthetics Conference.  Miami, Florida.  November 1, 2019.

“Prevent Disasters from Fillers.”  15th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 6, 2019.   

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level I Workshop.  Albany, NY.  June 11, 2018. 

“Body Contouring Using Minimally-Invasive Radiofrequency Energy.”  14th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 8, 2018.

“Critical Techniques to Minimize Complications from Filler.”  14th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 7, 2018.

“Internal Marketing: Motivating Your Patient Base to Generate Leads.”  14th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 6, 2018.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level I Workshop.  New York, NY.  April 27, 2018. 

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level I Workshop.  Buffalo, NY.  February 15, 2018. 

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level I Workshop.  New York, NY.  September 13, 2017. 

“Treating Symmastia: Acquired and Congenital.”  13th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 8, 2017.

"Liposuction Under Local Anesthesia: Techniques to Maximize Safety and Results."  13th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 8, 2017.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level I Workshop.  New York, NY - May 17, 2016. 

“How to Treat Symmastia.”  11th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 13, 2015.

“Minimizing the Risk of Complications in Primary Breast Augmentation:  Use of Keller Funnel.”  11th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 13, 2015.

“Laser-Assisted Liposuction (Submental and Body) Under Local Anesthesia.”  11th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 11, 2015.

“Body Contouring Using Minimally Invasive and Non-Invasive Radiofrequency.”  11th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 11, 2015.

“Methods to minimize the risk of post-operative and post-treatment infection following filler injections.”  11th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 11, 2015.

“Optimizing the Patient Experience.”  11th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 10, 2015.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Specialty Focus Workshop:  Lips and Perioral Area.  New York, NY.  May 28, 2015.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Specialty Focus Workshop:  Periorbital Area.  New York, NY.  March 9, 2015.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level II Workshop.  Albany, NY.  February 27, 2015.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level I Workshop.  Albany, NY - October 15, 2014, New Haven, CT - September 17, 2014, Staten Island, NY - August 14, 2014. 

“Laser Assisted Submental Liposuction.”  10th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 20, 2014.

Fractionated Laser Skin Resurfacing.”  10th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 18, 2014.

“Blepharoplasty: The No Touch Technique.”  10th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium.  Las Vegas, Nevada.  June 18, 2014.

“Laser Assisted Submental Liposuction and Fractionated Laser Skin Resurfacing for Neck Rejuvenation.”  Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  San Francisco, California.  April 25, 2014.

“Mini-Facelift with Maximum Results Under Local Anesthesia.”  Annual Fall Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  New Orleans, Louisiana.  October 20, 2013. 

“Submental Smartlipo Under Local without IV Sedation.”  Annual Fall Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  New Orleans, Louisiana.  October 20, 2013.

“Blepharoplasty: The No Touch Technique.”  Annual Fall Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  New Orleans, Louisiana.  October 20, 2013.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level III Specialty Focus Workshop:  Cheeks and Periorbital Rejuvenation.  New York, NY.  October 29, 2013.

Panel Member: “New Horizons: How Do I Successfully Change My Practice Structure?”  Annual Fall Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  New Orleans, Louisiana.  October 19, 2013. 

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level II Workshop.  Uniondale, NY.  June 25, 2013.

“Reconstruction of Facial Defects Following Mohs Micrographic Surgery.”  Grand Rounds.  Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  State University of New York at Brooklyn (SUNY Downstate Medical Center).  Brooklyn, New York.  March 7, 2013.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level III Specialty Focus Workshop:  Lips and Perioral Area.  White Plains, NY.  July 9, 2012.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level III Specialty Focus Workshop: Temples, Tear Troughs and Cheeks.  Boston, MA.  May 16, 2012.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Teaching Rounds for Resident Academic/Didactic Conference.  Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  Weill Cornell Medical College.  New York, NY.  March 6, 2012.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  Progressive Aesthetic Learning Essential to Technical Expertise (P.A.L.E.T.T.E.) Level II Workshop.  Hauppauge, NY.  July 19, 2011.

“Using Toxins and Injectable Filler Materials to Rejuvenate the Aging Face and Neck.”  .  Boston, MA.  June 13, 2011.

“Breast Implants:  Getting it Right the First Time.”  Grand Rounds for Resident Academic/Didactic Conference.  Department of Plastic Surgery.  Georgetown University Hospital.  Washington, DC.  November 19, 2009.

“Current Concepts in Rhinoplasty.”  Grand Rounds.  Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  State University of New York at Stony Brook.  Stony Brook, New York.  December 13, 2006.

“Aesthetic Facial Plastic Surgery.”  Grand Rounds.  Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  State University of New York at Stony Brook.  Stony Brook, New York.  February 8, 2006.

“The Latest Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery and Anti-Aging Therapies.”  Grand Rounds.  Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  State University of New York at Stony Brook.  Stony Brook, New York.  November 9, 2005.

“My First Year Marketing Strategy.”  The Next Step II:  Mastering Outpatient Cutaneous Procedures.  Stanford University Medical Center.  Stanford, California.  May 22, 2005.

“Essential Elements of the Optimal Pre-Operative Appointment.”  The Next Step II:  Mastering Outpatient Cutaneous Procedures.  Stanford University Medical Center.  Stanford, California.  May 21, 2005.

“How to Achieve the BOTOX® Browlift.”  The Next Step II:  Mastering Outpatient Cutaneous Procedures.  Stanford University Medical Center.  Stanford, California.  May 20, 2005.

“Refinements in Regional Reconstruction.”  American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.  Laboratory Course Faculty.  Stanford University Medical Center.  Stanford, California.  May 19, 2005.

“How to Get the Upper Hand in the Battle Against Upper Respiratory Ailments.”  Aventis Roundtable Discussion.  New Rochelle, New York.  February 24, 2005 and May 4, 2005.

“How to Get the Upper Hand in the Battle Against Upper Respiratory Ailments.”  Pfizer Upper Respiratory New Products North American Market Council.”  West Orange, New Jersey.  February 16, 2005.

“Reconstruction of Facial Defects Following Mohs Micrographic Surgery.”  Grand Rounds.  Division of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  State University of New York at Stony Brook.  Stony Brook, New York.  December 8, 2004.

“Reconstruction of Facial Defects Following Mohs Micrographic Surgery.”  Dermatologic Surgery Facial Anatomy Course.  Stanford University School of Medicine.  Stanford, California.  June 19, 2004.  

“Facial Contouring:  Alloplastic Implants.”  Dermatologic Surgery Facial Anatomy Course.  Stanford University School of Medicine.  Stanford, California.  June 19, 2004.

“Lower Lid Blepharoplasty with Fat Repositioning.”  The Next Step I:  Mastering Outpatient Cutaneous Procedures.  Stanford University Medical Center.  Stanford, California.  May 22, 2004. 

Other Outstanding Achievements:

FELLOW

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
American College of Surgeons  

MEMBER

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery                                     

New York State Society of Plastic Surgeons

New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons                             

Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons                                                                       

New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society  

New York State Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery                                      

American Medical Association  

Medical Society of the State of New York                                                                              

New York County Medical Society                                                

Educational Background:

Internship, Surgery, Stony Brook Universty Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York, 1998-1999
Residency, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Stony Brook Universty Medical Center, Stony Brook, New York, 1999-2003
Fellowship, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Mittelman Facial Plastic Surgery Center, Stanford Hospital and Clinics Medical Staff Member, Los Altos and Stanford, CA, 2003-2004
Residency, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Detroit Medical Center / Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2007-2009
Fellowship, Aesthetic and Breast Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, 2009-2010

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