Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD

Williamsville, NY, US
Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

The Aesthetic Associates Centre is not just an ordinary Medical/Dental facility. In its 13,000 sq. ft. facility, it boasts a complete Plastic Surgery, Advanced Skin Care and Cosmetic Dermatology practice as well as a Cosmetic and Dental Implant Practice. They boast a one-of-a-kind ambulatory office based surgery center accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF).

Services on the medical side ranges from skin care, to body contouring to facial rejuvenation. The Plastic Surgery wing offers the newest technology in Laser Skin Re-Surfacing, Non-Surgical Fat reduction, Botox and Dermal Fillers, Laser Tattoo Removal as well as general skin care including chemical peels, Microdermabrasion, and Radiofrequency and Ultrasound rejuvenation as well as the popular plastic surgery procedures of Facelift, Eyelift, Breast Surgery, Nasal Surgery and Liposuction to name a few.

Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. has won numerous awards and has the distinction of being the only Plastic Surgeon in the world with the 5-Star diamond award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences. His Tres Aurae Spa is also a 5-Star Diamond recipient and offers Facials, Peels, Massage Therapy and Hair and Nail services. He is president of the American Society of Aesthetic Medical Professionals and trains health care providers in his Aesthetic Learning Academy.

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 view "The Great Look Show", a live call in TV show, hosted by the professionals at the Aesthetic Associates Centre, on the ABC-TV Affiliate Channel 7 AM Buffalo program on GR8Look Monday Segment. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Practice Specialization

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.

Additional Information

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, Physician Assistants, Medical assistants, certified massage therapists, Aestheticians and Cosmetologists.

Please take the time to meet the exceptional staff at the Aesthetic Associates Centre. They all look forward to meeting your needs.

Background & Certification

Board 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.

Teaching Appointments

Clinical Professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine
Volunteer Clinical Faculty at D’youville College- Buffalo, NY
Volunteer Clinical Faculty at Daemen College- Amherst, NY

Publications and Presentations

Dr. Shatkin Jr. has been the co-host of the Bi-Monthly TV talk show The Great Look Show on AM Buffalo Segment on ABC affiliate Channel 7.

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Dr. Shatkin Jr. is on staff at most of the Western New York area hospitals including Kaleida Health System and The Catholic Health System.

Society Memberships

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The American Medical Society
The Buffalo Plastic Surgery Society
International Society of Aesthetic Medical Professionals

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

The Plastic Surgery practice at the Centre is one-of-a-kind in Western New York.

It boasts a large comfortable waiting room, and a fully accredited ambulatory surgery centre offering the newest technologies for skin care body contouring and surgical procedures. The doctor is 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. Non-Surgical procedures include the popular injections of Botulinum Toxin (Botox,Dysport) and Dermal Fillers (Juvederm, Restylane).

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Samuel Shatkin Jr, MD

5195 Main St, Williamsville, NY,

2500 Kensington Ave, Buffalo,

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