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:
    Lotions are in many ways similar to creams but they have more water. This means the vehicle is thinner, and that makes lotions potentially drying for people with very dry skin. I usually recommend that you use a cream during the winter, especially at night when there is increased water loss from...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Depending on how much weight has been lost you may be able to see a nice improvement with a skin tightening treatment such as Thermage, or you may need to see a  plastic surgeon to remove the excess skin. Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Make some “emergency cloths” by saturating soft washcloths with a combination of a non-rinse cleanser and a moisturizer and sealing them in zipper-style plastic bags. Keep them in your purse and use them on long airplane flights or anytime you’re truly too overwrought to do the whole nightly ritual. These e...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    One of the most important elements in your skin care regimen when you have eczema is proper moisturization of the skin and barrier repair. Look for products that contain ceramides and shea butter. Creams are much better than lotions and the best time to apply is right after the bath or shower when...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, Aug. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The speed at which cancer cells grow may help doctors diagnose and treat the most aggressive melanomas, researchers say.

    Using this measure, investigators have found that the deadliest skin cancers occur most often on the head and neck of olde...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    One method that gives lasting results is electrolysis. It is considered permanent, but maintenance treatments are usually required over time. The procedure has been around for over 100 years and works by damaging hair follicles with tiny jolts of electricity. Electrolysis should be done by a certified...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    This really has to do with the rate of gain of weight, overall skin health and with the number of times its had to “snap back.” If the weight is gained quickly, faster than it can grow to expand, as the weight is lost, we see stretch marks. There is no effective treatment to completely remove stretch...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    The side effects of Botox are as follows:
    1. There is a small risk of bruising when Botox is injected into the forehead.
    2. There is a very small risk of drooping of the brows (called ptosis) when Botox is injected around the eyes. This is temporary and can be improved with medicated eye drops. There is
    ...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Having healthy beautiful teeth not only gives you a beautiful smile but also supports the lips and gives balance to the entire lower face and can make you look years younger without surgery.

    Being married to a cosmetic dentist, I have seen firsthand, over and over how porcelain veneers can help...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cosmetology:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Injectable dermal fillers are widely used by people seeking to smooth out wrinkles, but it's important to know the risks of these products before using them, a U.S. government expert says.

    Dermal fillers use a variety of materials to treat facia...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Exercise promotes the release of endorphins, the mood-lifting hormones responsible for “runner’s high.” A positive outlook goes a very long way toward erasing signs of worry and concern. When you feel good about life, you are less likely to scowl, purse your lips, and make other extreme expressions that etch lines in your face...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    If you’ve purposely gotten a tan ever since you were a kid, probably with baby oil to speed up the process, the price you’re paying now is thickened and wrinkled skin. Worse yet, cumulative sun exposure over years may also put you at risk for skin cancer, the most common form of cancer. The ultraviolet...Read More
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  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    A study of middle-aged athletes done by Finnish researchers showed that the athletes had noticeably fewer wrinkles than did a sedentary control group. The athletes’ skin was also not as thin as the skin of the people in the control group, and it tended to be far more resilient. The researchers believe...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Pore size is one of the top concerns patients have when they come in for a visit. We know that pores are the openings of the follicles to the surface of the skin. They are supposed to be there. Everyone has them. They are more obvious in some people than in others; however, “my pores are bigger than anyone else...Read More