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:
    Ointments are typically oil-based. Because they have little or no water or other liquid to evaporate, they tend to feel sticky and greasy and are less pleasant to use. They are useful however because they are very effective at helping to deliver the active ingredients, as long as the active ingredients...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A genetically engineered and harmless form of the herpes virus is showing promise in slowing the progression of melanoma, researchers report.

    The treatment works by killing cancer cells and triggering the immune system to attack tumors, researcher...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Regularly making certain facial expressions can cause wrinkles, so controlling those expressions can actually help fight wrinkles. Watch dermatologist Doris Day, MD, share some exercises to improve facial posture, and treatment options for wrinkles. Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD posted:
    #SkinCancerAwarenessMonth http://1.usa.gov/1Gt0s04

    When outdoors, protect yourself from skin cancer by seeking shade, wearing sunglasses, a hat, and sun-protective clothing, and using sunscreen.

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  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Many factors can lead to acne flares. Sometimes it can be just the change of seasons or moving from one home to another, from one state to another, or from one job to another. Acne can flare from getting married or getting divorced, from losing a loved one, or from having a myriad of other psychologic...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Because acne is an often chronic condition of the skin that is influenced by both genetic and external factors, neither oral nor topical medications can technically cure the condition. Medications can, however, have a profound effect on how active the acne is and how much treatment it can require...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    The target of this laser is water. It is absorbed by the water in the skin which makes the skin evaporate off. As the water heats up, the skin around it also heats up and evaporates. This procedure was one of the first laser treatments done for rejuvenating the face and is regaining popularity as...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    TUESDAY, May 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Most Americans still don't regularly use sunscreen to help prevent exposure to the sun's cancer-causing rays, a new study reveals.

    When used as recommended, sunscreen has been shown to reduce risk for all types of skin cancer and prevent or delay ...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    This is essentially fiberglass bound to an animal form of collagen as the vehicle. Once the collagen is absorbed by the body, the artecol remains and offers permanent filling of the space. Small amounts are injected to the selected site over several sessions for optimal results. Two skin tests done...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, May 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Alligators, chickens and other animals don't need sunscreen -- they make their own sun protection, a new study says.

    This finding could point to new ways to protect people from sun damage, Oregon State University researchers believe.

    They...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Aestheticians in salons and spas usually perform facials. They are less commonly provided by aestheticians in a doctor’s office. There are a variety in terms of different types of procedures offered and expertise on the part of the facialist. A typical facial takes about 30 to 45 minutes and consists...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A cheap and easily available vitamin supplement appears to reduce a person's risk of skin cancer, new research contends.

    A form of vitamin B3 called nicotinamide is linked to a reduction of non-melanoma skin cancers by 23 percent when taken twic...Full Article

  • 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
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    A skin biopsy is a quick and relatively painless procedure. Here’s what it entails:  

    • In the office the procedure is first explained as to what and why it is being done. An informed consent is usually signed

    • Next the area to be biopsied is cleaned with an alcohol wipe and Betadine.

    •...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    When the body is under stress, from fear of an approaching perceived physical or emotional danger, it releases a hormone called cortisol. This hormone helps us through whatever situation is at hand, but it does so at a price. Cortisol also leads to suppression of the immune system, which gives Pr...Read More