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:
    Girls typically start to get acne when their hormones kick in (approximately 11 to 13 years old), which is about the time that they start their period. Boys start to get acne at the age of approximately 12 years, with a range of 9 to 15 years old. As most girls will attest, boys on average mature...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Heeding warnings about increased cancer risks, a growing number of American adults are saying no to indoor tanning, a new government analysis suggests.

    The percentage of adults who frequented indoor tanning salons dropped from 5.5 percent in 20...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about OBGYN (Obstetrics & Gynecology):

    TUESDAY, June 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women's faces are redder than usual during ovulation, but this subtle change isn't detectable to the human eye, new research shows.

    This change may be a possible signal of peak fertility, and it may have evolved to become less noticeable since co...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Here is a list of oils and fats you want to minimize or avoid in your diet. The more saturated the fatty acid, the greater the detrimental effect on the total cholesterol and on the bad component called LDL.

    saturated fats:
    • palmitic acid
    • stearic acid
    • myristic acid
    • lauric acid
    • partially
    ...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    MONDAY, June 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who enjoy a glass of orange juice or some fresh grapefruit in the morning may face a slightly increased risk of melanoma -- the least common but most deadly form of skin cancer.

    That's the finding from a study of more than 100,000 U.S. adul...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    In all types of acne, the first step in the condition’s progression is a combination of increased oil production from the sebaceous glands and improper shedding of the skin cells lining the hair follicles. The skin on the face, chest, back, and upper arms all have an increased density of sebaceous...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Vitamin E is one of the most significant antioxidants found in the human body when it comes to skin health and rejuvenation. It is recommended both in topical and oral forms for everything from would healing to improvement of stretch marks as well as a very long list of anti-aging and anticancer...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, June 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that high levels of vitamin B12 may affect germ activity in certain people, boosting the odds that they'll develop acne.

    However, it's too early to say if anyone should cut down on their vitamin B12 intake from food or vit...Full Article

  • 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
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    TUESDAY, June 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Could impotence drugs like Viagra, Cialis or Levitra raise a man's odds for melanoma skin cancer?

    A new review of data involving over 20,000 men does find a slightly higher risk of the disease in men who took erectile dysfunction drugs versus th...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Use sunscreen every day. Rain or shine, cloudy or sunny, winter or summer, wear sunscreen without fail. Choose a product with a minimum Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of 15. The SPF applies only to UVB protection so make sure you choose a product that not only blocks UVB but also UVA. UVA rays are not as...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
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    The largest organ in the body, the skin, is sometimes said to be a window into a person's general well-being, because it can carry clues about the health of other organs.

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  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    The main sources of vitamin A are foods are from animals, especially eggs, organ meats, and whole milk dairy products. Since vitamin A is stored in fat, most foods that are high in vitamin A tend to be high in saturated fat and cholesterol. Some plants, such as carrots or broccoli, supply a pre-vitamin...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    If you think you are allergic to a product, an easy way to check is to put a small amount on your inner forearm. This area is generally less sensitive than your face or hands and it is readily accessible, unlike your back where most allergy testing is done. If you do not get a reaction, this does...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cosmetology:

    THURSDAY, June 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with facial paralysis may benefit from cosmetic lip surgery, a preliminary study finds.

    Facial paralysis is "a very large problem that can occur because of stroke, Bell's palsy, muscular dystrophy, trauma and birth defects," Dr. Kofi Boah...Full Article