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

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new drug to treat adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis was approved Wednesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

    People with plaque psoriasis, the most common form of the autoimmune skin disease, develop thick, red skin wit...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The anti-psoriasis drug Cosentyx (secukinumab) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

    Psoriasis in an immune system disorder that causes red, scaly patches of skin. It occurs most often in people aged 15 to 35, and among th...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    That night out of maybe one drink too may leave you with a hangover, and also can have a lasting effect on your skin. Excess alcohol can be dehydrating to the skin and can affect absorption of vitamins and nutrients that the skin needs for important daily functions as well, and special functions such as repair and...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Do you love chocolate? Is ice cream your favorite treat? Are you a cookie monster? Then don’t deprive yourself entirely of your personal comfort food. You’ll only end up caving in and gobbling more than you should at some point. Actually, chocolate is good for you in reasonable amounts. Research has shown that...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    There are two types of fiber:
    1. Soluble, found in fruits and vegetables, beans and oats. These dissolve in water and help keep total cholesterol under control.
    2. Insoluble, found in whole grain foods such as wheat bran. These help us feel fuller and may help reduce risk of colon cancer.
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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    FRIDAY, Jan. 9, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- New research dispels the widely held belief that spiders are a common cause of skin infections in people.

    "Although spider bite may be an attractive and tenable causative agent of a bacterial infection, the data show this is highly improbable," the...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Here is a list of oils and fats you want to include in your diet. These not only help improve total cholesterol, they help reduce the bad LDL type and increase the good HDL type.
    • polyunsaturated fatty acids
    • monounsaturated fatty acids -- this would include a typical Mediterranean diet rich
    ...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, Jan. 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Psoriasis is more than just a troublesome skin condition for millions of Americans -- it also causes up to $135 billion a year in direct and indirect costs, a new study shows.

    According to data included in the study, about 3.2 percent of the U.S...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    I want to warn you to steer clear of skin care products with exaggerated claims. They are usually very expensive and sold mostly through mail order or on the Internet. A general rule to go by is that a product should under-promise and over-deliver. If the promise on the label sounds better than a facelift,...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    As a general rule, medium to short hair has an uplifting effect on the face. Longer styles tend to emphasize wrinkles and they’re usually too girlish for anyone with mature skin. The exception is long hair pulled away from the face and into a French twist or chignon. In fact, catching your hair in a clip or...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Alopecia areata is a condition where you see round patches of hair loss but with no scarring. It can occur on any part of the body. For some unknown reason the body mounts an immune attack against certain hair follicles. Sometimes, fortunately rarely, it attacks all the hair follicles. In these cases all...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    They attract water to the skin from the external environment – that is, the air. Examples are propylene glycol and Hyaluronic acid. The acid does not penetrate or directly add hyaluronic acid to the deeper layers of the skin. It works to pull extra moisture from the environment to help keep your...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Here are the stages of hair growth:
    1. Androgen. This is the growing phase. It can last from months to years depending on the part of the body and genetic influences. The longer the androgen cycle, the longer the hair will grow before it falls out. About 90% of all hair is in this cycle at any given
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