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.

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  • NYU Langone Medical Center

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    WEDNESDAY, April 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Dermatologists who receive free drug samples are more likely to give their patients prescriptions for expensive medicines, a new study says.

    Researchers looked at data on prescriptions for adult acne medications written in 2010 by dermatologis...Full Article

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    TUESDAY, April 8, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An experimental cancer drug that activates the immune system has shown early promise for advanced cases of melanoma skin cancer, researchers report.

    The findings come from an early stage trial of just 31 patients. But experts were cautiously opti...Full Article

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    Body wraps feel great and add water to the skin which has a temporary effect of making the skin feel and look firmer, but the key word is temporary, and the effect wears off within hours to days. Read More
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    Salicylic acid is a great ingredient for treating acne; it exfoliates effectively down in the pores that get clogged and cause pimples. Watch as dermatologist Doris Day, MD, explains why salicylic acid is an effective topical solution for acne. Read More
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    Glycolic acid is one of the stronger acids used to exfoliate dead skin cells; it helps remove and repair damaged skin, which makes skin look smoother. Watch as dermatologist Doris Day, MD, explains how glycolic acid fights wrinkles and aging. Read More
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    Phytic acid is one of the gentlest of all the acids; it's great for those with sensitive skin or those with rosacea. In this video, dermatologist Doris Day, MD, discusses the skincare benefits of phytic acid, how to use it and where to find it. Read More
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    Lactic acid is very effective for dry skin; it gently exfoliates dead skin cells and it's also a great humectant. In this video, dermatologist Doris Day, MD, explains how lactic acid is used to treat skin and how to find it in skincare products. Read More
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    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
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    TUESDAY, March 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The vast majority of patients with skin cancer or moles who self-medicate with alternative "treatments" they find online are courting danger, new research contends.

    The finding is based on an analysis of past cases in which patients sought out u...Full Article

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    Laser hair removal can be very safe, but there are some key guidelines to follow. In this video, dermatologist Doris Day, MD, explains the most important rules, and why it's important to be evaluated by a dermatologist before receiving treatment. Read More
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    Laser hair removal works by targeting pigment at the base of the hair follicle below the skin; the hair dissolves and doesn't grow back. Watch dermatologist Doris Day, MD, explain how many treatments you need and which areas of the body are best. Read More
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    FRIDAY, March 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who've had nonmelanoma skin cancer are at increased risk for melanoma and other types of cancers, and this link is especially strong among young people, a large, new study contends.

    Researchers analyzed data from ...Full Article

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    FRIDAY, Feb. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Although corticosteroid pills are not recommended for the management of psoriasis, new research reveals these drugs are commonly prescribed by dermatologists treating this chronic skin condition.

    Corticosteroids, including prednisone, dexamethason...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- American teens who indulge in indoor tanning -- long linked to skin cancer risk -- are also more likely to adopt other bad habits, a new federal survey of high school students finds.

    "We saw that indoor tanning is associated with a number of ...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Black skin may have evolved to protect early humans who lived up to 1.8 million years ago from skin cancer, a new study suggests.

    The British research team bases their theory on data from today's African pale-skinned albinos -- people with gen...Full Article