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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS
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Recovery From a Tummy Tuck

Posted July 31, 2018 in Tummy Tuck

Undergoing a tummy tuck procedure (abdominoplasty) is a life-changing event. The lower abdominal area of an individual is permanently and surgically altered to create a better version than the one present. A tummy tuck procedure can restore and repair a mother’s abdominal muscle wall after childbirth or aid in the skin removal of someone who […]

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Resizing Large Breasts

Posted June 27, 2018 in Breast Reduction

Women who have overly large breasts know how much of a struggle it is trying to fit into a cute blouse, exercising without three different sports bras on, dealing with constant neck and shoulder pain, and watching the integrity of the breast skin become compromised. Having everyday life activities modified because you have large breasts […]

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Which Facial Filler Is Right for Me?

Posted May 08, 2018 in Facial Fillers

The aging process is notorious for causing facial skin to lose elasticity and volume over time. In response, many people look for ways to slow or reverse this process altogether to keep their skin looking fresh and youthful. An easy option requiring no surgery and minimal downtime are facial filler treatments. However, not all facial […]

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Should I Opt for Submuscular or Subglandular Breast Implant Placement?

Posted April 23, 2018 in Breast Augmentation

Deciding to undergo breast augmentation surgery, the most popular cosmetic enhancement procedure is life changing. For a woman, her breasts give her femininity. Whether you have small breasts due to weight loss, pregnancy, or genetics, enhancing the breasts gives a woman the ability to raise her self-esteem or regain self-confidence that has been lost. Deciding […]

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The Advantages of Getting Liposuction in the Winter

Posted February 26, 2018 in Liposuction

Liposuction can be a minimally invasive way for people to lose a few inches of stubborn, unwanted fat and further define body contours. While not a substitute for exercise and healthy eating, it is an effective way of removing fat that is resistant to regular exercise. Liposuction is performed as an outpatient procedure under sedation […]

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When to Consider a Breast Lift

Posted January 23, 2018 in Breast Lift

Over time, a woman’s breasts undergo many changes. Pregnancy, breastfeeding, weight fluctuations, and the natural aging process contribute to how the breasts look and feel. Often, the results of these natural life experiences can make women feel unsatisfied with their breasts. Breast lift surgery corrects several imperfections to enhance the bust and replenishes a patient’s […]

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A Bonus Benefit of Tummy Tuck Surgery: Improved Posture

Posted December 15, 2017 in Tummy Tuck

It is no secret that pregnancy and drastic weight fluctuations can lead to loose skin, stubborn fat deposits, and weakened muscles. Abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck surgery, is designed to enhance the appearance of the stomach by trimming excess tissue and tightening the muscles. Tummy tuck patients enjoy a slimmer, more sculpted midsection as well as […]

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Brazilian Butt Lift Popularity Rises

Posted November 16, 2017 in Brazilian Butt Lift

As bodacious bottoms increase in popularity, so does butt augmentation. There are two options for butt augmentation: a fat grafting procedure called the Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) or solid silicone implants. The BBL is a two-step process that involves liposuction (of the midsection, thighs, or other problem areas) and fat injection into the buttocks. The […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Diet Right Before Surgery

Posted October 10, 2017 in Pre-Operative Care

When you undergo any type of surgery, your body is put under substantial stress. While you may feel the desire to shed some pounds before a surgical procedure, it is far more beneficial to stick to a standard, healthy diet. Proper and speedy recovery from surgery depends on having adequate nutrients, and a low-calorie diet […]

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I Want My Pre-Pregnancy Body Back!

Posted October 04, 2017 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Liposuction, Mommy Makeover, Tummy Tuck

Becoming a mother is an indescribable experience that most women would love to accomplish in their lifetime. Although it is a blessing, pregnancy and childbirth can have its drawbacks. Pregnancy and breastfeeding can wreak havoc on the female figure. Some women will find that, even with diet and exercise, they can never regain their pre-pregnancy […]

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