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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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:
    The screening usually involves a physical exam by the doctor and a series of blood tests to measure specific levels of hormones in the blood. These screening tests are timed to correlate with a certain phase of the menstrual cycle and are usually done within 2 weeks before the next menstrual cycle...Read More
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    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    MONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Despite the promise of an "easy and natural" treatment for skin cancer, home remedies such as black salve can actually make things worse, new research shows.

    People use black salve with the hope that it will remove skin cancers. But, this purported...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Clinical Genetics:

    THURSDAY, May 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Whether you love or hate your nose, you have certain genes to thank for its distinctive look, a new British study finds.

    "What we've found are specific genes which influence the shape and size of individual features, w...Full Article

  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:
    For so many people, it seems that acne lesions recur in the same spot or spots every time the pimples come back. This is sometimes on a monthly basis for women, which often coincides with their periods. For others, it seems to occur at random.

    When acne recurs regularly in the same spot, there...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatopathology:

    THURSDAY, May 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Scientists say they've identified a so-called "sunscreen" gene that may help protect against skin cancer.

    They say the finding potentially could lead to new drugs to prevent the disease.

    The investigators pinpointed the ultraviolet-resis...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, May 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A new drug for advanced melanoma is dramatically shifting the odds in favor of patients, extending survival for many and even curing some.

    Keytruda (pembrolizumab) helped keep four in 10 patients with advanced melanoma alive three years after sta...Full Article

  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:
    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
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    MONDAY, May 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Sleep is key to immune function and health, and a new study finds that may be especially true for patients battling melanoma.

    The study found that severe, untreated cases of sleep apnea -- interruptions in nighttime breathing -- are linked with mor...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Ophthalmology:

    THURSDAY, May 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The front windshield of your car probably shields you from the sun's UV-A rays as you drive, but the same may not be true for side windows, a new study finds.

    Experts have long known that prolonged exposure to ultraviolet A (UV-A) rays can raise ...Full Article

  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:
    Using the right eye cream is critical to youthful-looking eyes; niacinamide, caffeine and retinol are key ingredients. Watch dermatologist Doris Day, MD, explain how these potent ingredients work to improve the appearance of skin around the eyes.  Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pathology:

    WEDNESDAY, May 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Zika infection isn't always obvious. In one recent case, a rash, bloodshot eyes and spots in the mouth were key symptoms of infection with the mosquito-borne virus, researchers report.

    The 44-year-old patient had no fever, a common sign of Zika ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    MONDAY, May 9, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- MIT researchers may have discovered a fountain of youth for skin -- at least a very temporary one.

    The researchers have developed a "second skin" that could be used to smooth wrinkles, protect skin from damage, or administer medications to treat ski...Full Article

  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:
    All acne lesions start as a microcomedo. This consists of a microscopic plug of the follicle. The different types of acne lesions that evolve from the microcomedo are named based on what they look like and whether there are active Propionibacterium acnes (P. acnes) at work causing a localized inf...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, May 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Some things never change, and your personal collection of skin bacteria may be one of them -- despite the use of sanitizers and antibacterial wipes.

    Human skin encounters countless germs every day, and researchers expected to find that the colonie...Full Article

  • Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Dr. Doris Day, MD answered:
    In people who are prone to acne, starting when they are approximately 7 to 8 years old, the overall size of the sebaceous gland increases and becomes lumpier in response to increased production of hormones called androgens. This process is accompanied by increased secretion of sebaceous oils, called...Read More