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 aethetic & laser treatments to help you age naturally and gracefully not helplessly.

I am a board certified dermatologist specializing in laser, cosmetic and surgical dermatology on the Upper East Side in New York City. I am a clinical associate professor of dermatology at the New York University Medical Center where I was presented with the award for Dedication and Excellence in the Teaching of Dermatology.

I have won awards for my work in laser research and continue to actively participate in FDA clinical research trials. I regularly lectures nationally and internationally to my peers and the public. I am an active member of many organizations including the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Academy of Dermatology and the Women’s Dermatologic Society.

I also have a master’s degree in medical journalism and is host of the Dermatology Show on Doctor Radio on Sirius/XM 110 and have frequent appearances on many national media outlets.

Specialties:

Affiliation:

  • NYU Langone Medical Center

Location:

  • Day Dermatology and Aesthetics
  • 10 East 70th Street, 1C
  • New York, NY
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  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:

    I lost a lot of weight, what can I do about all the excess skin?

    Depending on how much weight has been lost you may be able to see a nice improvement with a skin tightening treatment such as Thermage, or you may need to see a  plastic surgeon to remove the excess skin. Read More
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    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:

    How long should a typical acne pimple last?

    Some people note that their pimples last for months before finally going away. Comedones, the plugged hair follicles, can last for weeks or months or longer if not treated. Inflammatory lesions usually clear within days to weeks; however, marks (red and eventually brown) can be left behind that remain...Read More
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:

    Is acne contagious?

    The bacterium Propionibacterium acnes (P. acnes) plays an important role in the inflammatory types of acne; however, it lives in the depths of the hair follicle where it is not easily accessible, even by close contact. This bacterium is not typically active except under certain conditions such as...Read More
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:

    Is it safe to get a tan?

    Don’t get a tan, either from the sun or from tanning booths.
    Tanning booths are not safe. Studies have shown an increase in the risk of skin cancer in young people who use tanning booths. A tan is the body’s defense against the sun. To get a tan, the skin must be damaged. There is no such thing...Read More
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
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    How Can I Look Younger Without a Facelift?

    Facelifts are invasive and expensive procedures.In this video, Dr. Oz and dermatologist Doris Day discuss age erasers that can be easily found in a store or performed in a doctor's office.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    Sharecare Make a Change Challenge Week 2

    Learn simple ways to get healthier and win prizes while you do it! This week dermatologist Dr. Doris Day challenges you to grow younger.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    Sharecare's Make a Change Challenge #2-Grow Younger

    Learn simple ways to get healthier and win prizes while you do it! This week dermatologist Dr. Doris Day challenges you to grow younger.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
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    How Are Hives Treated?

    A simple over-the-counter medicine can safely and effective treat hives, says dermatologist Dr. Doris Day. Find out how best to use it by watching this video.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    What Causes Hives?

    Those itchy red bumps on your skin are a sign that your immune system is overreacting, says dermatologist Dr. Doris Day. Watch this video to learn more about what causes hives.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    What Are Skin Tags?

    Those funny little pieces of skin that seem to appear out of nowhere are nothing to worry about. In this video, dermatologist Dr. Doris Day explains what skin tags are and what causes them.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    How Are Skin Tags Removed?

    It's fine to rip the tag off a new dress, but leave the removal of skin tags to a pro, says dermatologist Dr. Doris Day. In this video, she describes how dermatologists remove skin tags.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    Is Laser Hair Removal Safe?

    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.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    How Is Phytic Acid Used to Treat Skin?

    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.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    How Does Salicylic Acid Treat Acne?

    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.
  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD has posted a video:

    How Does Laser Hair Removal Work?

    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.