Dr. Doris Day, MD

Bio

I am Dr. Doris Day, a Sharecare expert, and I believe in looking your best at any age, with the most conservative, personalized, and gentle approach. My office is geared to offer the the highest quality care and the most advanced technology in cosmetic & laser treatments. In my practice I strive to take care of the whole person and every patient matters to me.

Specialties:

Affiliation:

  • NYU Langone Medical Center

Location:

  • Day Dermatology and Aesthetics
  • 10 East 70th Street, 1C
  • New York, NY
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  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Fiber used to be considered a basically useless filler because it’s not a nutrient. Now, however, we know that fiber reduces the risk of many serious health conditions including heart disease, diabetes, obesity, colon cancer, and hemorrhoids. Fiber also makes for good digestion and elimination, which...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Fruits and vegetables are a superior source of skin-enhancing nutrients including anti-oxidants, and you’ll really reap their benefits if you avoid cooking away much of what nature put into that apple or carrot or bowl of blueberries. Remember, too, that the skins of many fruits and vegetables including...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Extrinsic aging is what you do to your skin. It is the part of the aging process over which you have a lot of control. For example, 99% of wrinkles are caused by sun exposure. This process is accelerated if you smoke and even more accelerated if you drink excessive alcohol and have a poor diet.  Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    This problem can appear as clusters of itchy red bumps or as larger hives. Sometimes called prickly heat, it is particularly common during the hot summer months. The medical term for the condition is miliaria.

    You can get relief from the prickly sensation by applying a topical medication such...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    This problem can appear as clusters of itchy red bumps or as larger hives. Sometimes called prickly heat, it is particularly common during the hot summer months. The medical term for the condition is miliaria. Some people are much more prone to miliaria than others are. Research suggests that the...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Skin damage caused by ultraviolet (UV) radiation continues long after you get out of the sun, even in the dark, a new study says.

    Researchers explain that UV light from the sun or tanning beds can damage DNA in melanocytes. Melanocytes are cells...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    If you exercise enough to break a sweat, you are doing your skin – and for that matter, your whole body – a big favor. Perspiration, in addition to cooling you off as it evaporates, is the body’s very efficient waste removal system. Toxic by-products of your bodily processes, including urea and a...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A cream used to treat the skin condition eczema in children does not appear to increase the risk of cancer, according to a study funded by the maker of the cream.

    Researchers looked at nearly 7,500 children in the United States who were given a...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    These are the substances that directly effect changes in your skin. A good skin care product should contain at least one active ingredient in an effective concentration. Most products contain only one or at most two active ingredients since the FDA frowns on products with multiple active ingredients....Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    I’d like to share with you my own list of top favorite products that promote ageless skin:

    Albolene
    This inexpensive product has been around for generations and it is great for more mature, exceedingly dry skin. It is fragrance-free and liquefies on the skin. Basic ingredients are mineral oil,...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers say giving birth control information to women visiting dermatology clinics can help promote the safe use of the drug isotretinoin, an acne medication known to cause birth defects.

    Isotretinion was originally sold under the brand name...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, Jan. 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For certain people, the acne treatment Aczone may be linked to a rare blood disorder, a new case study contends.

    A 19-year-old woman who had used Aczone -- the skin gel version of the drug dapsone -- for a week developed a serious condition ca...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    If you vary your diet so that you get more calories once in a while, your metabolism will speed up to meet the need of burning the extra calories without your gaining any weight. Then the next day when you eat less again, your metabolism will still be higher so your body will burn fat to meet the...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    FRIDAY, Jan. 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Adults with eczema -- a chronic, itchy skin disease that often starts in childhood -- may also have an increased risk of heart disease and stroke, according to a new study.

    This increased risk may be the result of bad lifestyle habits or the disea...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Here are the eating habits that will keep your skin healthy:
    1. Eat breakfast every day, even if you are not hungry and even if you are in a rush. It is important to have protein as part of your breakfast.
    2. Day by day, vary your food choices from my selections for each meal so that you’ll never
    ...Read More