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Meet the team.
And see the possibilities.

Jamie Gabel MS, PA-C

Jamie Gabel is a nationally board certified and New York State licensed Physician Assistant.  He received a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies from Touro College in New York.  Jamie is a member of the New York Society of Physician Assistants (NYSSPA) and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).  He has spent the last 5 years specializing in hormone replacement, metabolic medicine, anti-aging and performance enhancement.  He is a Fellow of the prestigious Seeds Scientific Research and Performance Institute (SSRP), which is a medical practitioner training institute on Cellular Medicine and Peptide Therapy.   Jamie is a member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) where he received his Peptide Certification and where he continues to take advanced training in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine in order to stay at the forefront of his craft.  He is also a member of the International Peptide Society (IPS) and was part of one of the industries first Peptide Mastermind groups.  Jamie was elated when he was asked to be one of the founding members of Advitam and work with world renowned double board certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. David Shafer.


Prior to this area of medicine, Jamie worked in Orthopedic Surgery for 3 years with Dr. Stephen Nicholas and was part of the Nicholas Institute of Sports Medicine and Athletic Trauma (NISMAT); the worlds first hospital-based facility committed solely to the study of Sports Medicine.  In his early professional years, Jamie received his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training and Sports Medicine from Hofstra University.  He went on to work as an athletic trainer for 13 years providing acute and rehabilitative care to competitive athletes of all levels.  Initially he worked with collegiate athletes from Hofstra University and C.W.Post College.   In 1997 Jamie was asked to work in the NFL with the New York Jets as well as the professional indoor lacrosse team, the New York Saints.  In 1998 he was hired by the United States Tennis Association to work on the professional circuit.  He treated hundreds of tennis professionals.  In 2005 through 2010 Jamie was independently contracted with top tennis professionals and was asked to tour on the ATP professional tennis circuit.  In 2008 he was asked to be the team sports medicine trainer for the Israeli Davis Cup tennis team (a position never before offered to an American).  He traveled to 17 different countries and half of the United States taking care of some of the best players in the world.


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Dr David Shafer MD, FACS

Dr. David Shafer, MD, FACS is a double board certified, award-winning New York City plastic surgeon who specializes in all aspects of aesthetic & cosmetic surgery. Dr. Shafer combines surgical and non-invasive procedures to achieve natural looking results — remaining actively engaged with his patients from initial consultations through post-operative recovery and follow-up. 

Dr. Shafer is Board Certified in Plastic Surgery, a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. Shafer’s surgical training began at the Arizona Burn Center in Phoenix, Arizona. His research in wound healing and surgical techniques earned international attention and contributed to the scientific literature and his refined approach to patient healing today. Working with burn patients with complex wounds, Dr. Shafer perfected high-tech reconstructive techniques such as tissue engineering and tissue grafting, which translate in a positive way to modern aesthetic surgery. As a graduating Chief Resident, Dr. Shafer was honored with all three possible awards including “Intern of the Year,” “Rick Weimar Ambassador of Medial Ethics,” and the “Harry W. Hale Jr. Surgery Award for Outstanding Surgeon.”

Dr. Shafer continued his training in plastic surgery at Mayo Clinic, which is consistently ranked as best in class for hospitals and surgical training. The international draw of this world-renowned medical center introduced Dr. Shafer to patients from the Middle East to South America to Asia. Dr. Shafer has travelled to Hanoi, Vietnam to participate in the Global Health Organization’s project to repair cleft lips and palates. Dr. Shafer’s office features many photographs of children he treated in Vietnam with their delighted parents.

In the media

Jamie Gabel, Advitam’s Director, has been a guest speaker on SiriusXM channel 110 (Dr. Radio), the Professional Athlete Podcast as well as being featured in a monthly American lifestyle magazine, Town & Country. It is the oldest continually published general interest magazine in the United States. Click the cover image to be taken directly to the article.

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