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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Activity

  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Regularly making certain facial expressions can cause wrinkles, so controlling those expressions can actually help fight wrinkles. Watch me share some exercises to improve facial posture, and treatment options for wrinkles. Read More
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    This problem can appear as clusters of itchy red bumps or as larger hives. Sometimes called prickly heat, it is particularly common during the hot summer months. The medical term for the condition is miliaria.

    You can get relief from the prickly sensation by applying a topical medication such...Read More
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Your skin protects you from physical and chemical assaults from the outside world. Two of the skin’s layers, the hypodermis and the dermis, absorb shock and help you keep from getting too cold. Your skin also has blood vessels that help oxygen and nutrition reach the upper layers of the skin, nerve endings...Read More
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    A very effective use of Botox recently approved by the FDA is the control of hyperhydrosis, which is excessive sweating of the hands, feet, and underarms. Excessive sweating is probably one of the least discussed problems even though the condition has had a huge impact on the lives of so many people. Most su...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    FRIDAY, Aug. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are at increased risk for skin cancer because of long hours spent in the desert sun, a new study suggests.

    "Our study has identified factors that put veterans at risk for skin cancer, including mel...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Displaying the grace and calm that has been a hallmark of much of his public life, former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that doctors have found cancer on his brain, and he plans to undergo radiation treatment and targeted therapy.

    An...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with psoriasis may be twice as likely to experience depression as those without the common skin condition, regardless of its severity, a new study suggests.

    "Psoriasis in general is a pretty visible disease," said study author Dr. Roger H...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Many parents aren't providing their babies with proper sun protection, a new small study finds.

    University of Miami researchers surveyed 95 parents, most of them black or Hispanic, and found that only about 15 percent knew American Academy of De...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People who have many moles are at increased risk for melanoma skin cancer, but people with fewer moles may be more likely to develop a more aggressive form of the disease, a new study suggests.

    Melanoma is the deadliest type of skin cancer.

    ...Full Article
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    There are four factors to consider in deciding when to treat and how to treat acne. They are as follows:
     
    • What is the severity of the lesions present? How long do the pimples last and are they very itchy or painful?
    • How long has the acne been a problem? Is it a recent occurrence that you
    ...Read More
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    These are the substances that directly effect changes in your skin. A good skin care product should contain at least one active ingredient in an effective concentration. Most products contain only one or at most two active ingredients since the FDA frowns on products with multiple active ingredients....Read More
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    We know much about more about acne than we used to. We know what it looks like. We know a lot of different ways to treat it, and we know that it can be a chronic and more than annoying condition that can last, on and off, for years. What we still do not know is the exact cause of acne. This is one...Read More
  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    Stay out of the sun between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
    The sun’s most dangerous burning rays are Ultra Violet B. These are called UVB for short. Think “B for burning.” UVB rays are strongest between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Make every effort to minimize your time outdoors during these hours. And remember, the...Read More
  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Dermatology:

    FRIDAY, Aug. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Skin cancer remains the most common cancer for Americans, and invasive biopsies for lesions that could be dangerous melanomas have long been routine.

    Now, researchers say they've developed a non-invasive test that can spot melanoma skin cancer wit...Full Article

  •  Dr. Doris Day, MD - New York, NY - Dermatology
    The one instance in which there is a very real and serious concern regarding acne medications and pregnancy is if a pregnant woman was taking oral isotretinoin (Accutane, Sotret, others) either while pregnant or if she becomes pregnant within 1 month of taking the drug. This medication must not under...Read More