Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD
About the Practice
The Aesthetic Associates Centre is not just an ordinary Medical/Dental facility. In it's 13,000 sq ft. facility, it boasts a Cosmetic and Reconstructive Dental Practice, complete with state-of-the-art Digital x-rays and imaging, 5 Dental operatories including one specially designed of oral surgery and dental implantology. All phases of dental Implantology are performed right in one location!.
Within the facility is a 1500 sq ft Dental Lab for custom in-house dental prosthesis including dentures, veneers, and crown and bridge work to offer the best in Cosmetic Dentistry.
The medical side of the contains multiple services ranging from skin care, to body contouring to facial rejuvenation. The Plastic Surgery wing offers the newest technology in CO2 Laser Skin Re-Surfacing, Cellulite Therapy and Microdermabrasion Peels, as well as the popular plastic surgery procedures of Facelift, Eyelift, Breast Surgery and Liposuction to name a few.
The Centre offers the unique concept of out-patient surgery in its newly upgraded ambulatory surgery centre. A state of the art Operating room and recovery suite are featured in this fully accredited Ambulatory surgery center. The board certified plastic surgeons at the Centre perform all aspects of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. The doctors are also on staff at several area hospitals to serve all the needs of their patients.
Visit the Aesthetic Associates Centre for the opportunity to tour the most unique facility of it's kind in Western New York. Meet the pleasant, informative staff, or browse through the video library to learn more about the various procedures available. And be sure to listen to "The Great Look Show", a live call in radio show, hosted by the professionals at the Aesthetic Associates Centre, On Sunday Mornings on WBEN 930AM from 10:00- 11:00am. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Dr. Shatkin Jr.'s major concentration is in the areas of Aesthetic Surgery, including, Facial Rejuvenation, Nasal Surgery, Body contouring and Skin Resurfacing. He has been trained in the state of the art technologies, including endoscopic facial surgery, ultrasonic liposuction, and Microdermabrasion.
Each member of the staff at the AAC is an integral part of the team. They are dedicated to providing a warm comfortable environment for every patient. From the time you arrive at our facility, through scheduling, planning treatment and on through complete recovery, the staff will make you feel at home and as part of our family.
Our staff consists of a registered nurse, medical and dental assistants, a dental hygienist, transcriptionist, certified subdermal massage therapists, and a certified microdermabrasion technician.
Please take the time to meet the exceptional staff at the Aesthetic Associates Centre. They all look forward to meeting your needs.
Background & Certification
Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and performs all aspects of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has been in private practice in this field since completing his Plastic Surgery Training in 1989.
Clinical Instructor at the State University of New York at Buffalo.
Publications and Presentations
Dr. Shatkin Jr. has been the co-host of the weekly talk radio show, The Great Look Show, for 7 years which currently airs on WBEN Radio 930 on Sunday mornings from 10 - 11am.
Affiliations & Memberships
Dr. Shatkin Jr. is on staff at most of the Western New York area hospitals including Kaleida Health System and The Catholic Health System.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The American Medical Society
The Buffalo Plastic Surgery Society
Staff & Facilities
The Plastic Surgery practice at the Centre is one-of-a-kind in Western New York.
It boasts a large comfortable waiting room, a private room for viewing tapes on all procedures performed at the Centre, and a fully accredited ambulatory surgery centre offering the newest technologies in patient care and surgical procedures. The doctors are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and perform all aspects of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery.
Procedures performed at the centre include; facelift, eyelid surgery, forehead/browlift, skin treatments and skin cancers, surgery of the nose, chin and cheek augmentation, ear surgery (otoplasty), and body contouring procedures including liposuction, breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lift, abdominoplasty, and breast reconstruction following mastectomy.
The surgeons also perform a full range of Plastic and Reconstructive procedures in the hospital when out-patient office surgery is not indicated.