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:
    Your skin regulates your body temperature through blood vessels and through the process of sweating. The skin is in effect your body’s thermostat. When you’re out in cold weather, your skin triggers shivering so the blood vessels will contract and keep you as warm as possible. But if there’s a heat wave, yo...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    This is the third most common form of skin cancer, and the most deadly. Fortunately it is also the least common type of skin cancer we see, accounting for four per cent of all skin cancers. The incidence of melanoma seems to be due mostly to genetic factors and multiple sunburns, especially before...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, Nov. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- New research suggests that genes tied to blue eyes and red hair could put people at higher risk for moles or freckling in childhood, which are often precursors to the deadly skin cancer melanoma later in life.

    Howeve...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Everything you eat has at least an indirect effect on your skin. Its important to have a diet that is high quality in terms of nutrients and water. A simple way to approach your diet for maximal skin benefit is to have as (naturally) colorful a diet as possible, and to look at spices beyond salt and pepper....Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Follow these steps for a more relaxed facial expression:
     
    • Relax your face completely and close your eyes lightly.
    • Let your mind go blank. You may find that a “white noise” CD will help you with this step.
    • Open your eyes, but not wide. Look at yourself in the mirror. This is your face at
    ...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Co-factors are another category of nutrients that are not antioxidants, but they boost the overall antioxidant ability of cells. Manganese, copper, and zinc are some common co-factors. They promote the production of important enzymes that give you a more complete protection against oxidative damage. These...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    TUESDAY, Nov. 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Patients with advanced melanoma may live longer when treated with a combination of the cancer drug Yervoy and the immune system booster sargramostim, a new study finds.

    Patients given the two drugs had a median survival of 17.5 months, compared to...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Every day you should have two snacks, one between breakfast and lunch and one between lunch and dinner. Choose from the following list:
     
    1. a bowl of strawberries, raspberries, blueberries or blackberries, alone or with honey dipping sauce
    2. bunch of grapes
    3. a couple of plums or apricots, alone
    ...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    Here are some supplements you may want to consider adding to your diet or talk with your physician about:
     
    1. flax seed oil and or black currant oil
    2. DMAE and other fish oil supplements
    3. magnesium
    4. selenium
    5. probiotic supplements such as acidophilus
    6. coenzyme Q10, an antioxidant
    7. ellagic
    ...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    This is an FDA approved product, made of calcium-hydroxylapetite, which is a precursor of bone and is obtained from cadaveric human tissue. It is used for the deeper lines around the mouth and fat atrophy of the cheeks. It is thought to last two to five years when used for other purposes in other...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:
    This technology involves targeting the energy which is from a radiofrequency source rather than a light source to heat up the deeper layers of the skin. The idea is that you see nothing from the surface, but as the deeper layers of the skin recover there is collagen tightening and renewal with es...Read More
  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    What you eat affects every organ in your body, and your skin is no exception. You may think that as long as you are using an expensive skin cream with a bunch of ingredients with scientific-sounding names, your skin will be properly nourished. Nope, not true. While a skin cream may provide a number of...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    WEDNESDAY, Oct. 22, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- While in-office visits may still be best, taking a photo of a skin lesion and sending it to your dermatologist for analysis may be a valuable piece of eczema care, a new study finds.

    "This study shows something interesting -- patients' eczema ...Full Article

  • Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Doris Day, MD answered:
    The most common areas for the use of Botox are the frown lines between the eyes, the furrows of the forehead, the crow's feet at the sides of the eyes, and creases in the neck. Botox can also be injected into specific muscles of the forehead and around and under the eyes to raise the eyebrows and create a be...Read More