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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (47)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Christopher Schaffer, Plastic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Schaffer has been reviewed by 65 patients who have provided 47 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Christopher Schaffer, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Breast Implants (Breast Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Schaffer graduated from University of Nebraska, Omaha. He has 6 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Plastic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Birmingham
Plastic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Birmingham, AL
Plastic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Schaffer has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Trinity Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Christopher Jon Schaffer MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Christopher J. Schaffer practice?
Dr. Christopher Schaffer has 3 office locations.
Dr. Christopher Schaffer practices Plastic Surgery near Birmingham, AL.
Additional practice locations include: Lyndhurst, NJ.
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