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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS
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How to Protect Your Skin From Harsh Winter Conditions

Posted November 09, 2018 in CPL

Every year it is important to remember to protect your skin from harsh winter conditions. Following a winter-focused beauty routine is essential for maintaining youthful, healthy skin. Here are a few useful tips for maintaining beautiful skin throughout the coldest season. Beware of Heaters There’s nothing better than the glow of the fireplace or sitting […]

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Insurance Related Questions

Posted September 26, 2018 in Preparing for Plastic Surgery

Insurance Plans Accepted: We currently do not participate with any Insurance Plans  Dr. Taranow has operating privileges at the following hospitals:      St Barnabas Hospital   Fee estimates are available upon request. Please note that even if your insurance does not appear above, you may still have coverage under your health plan.  Our office will confirm […]

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Why Liposuction Is Not A Solution For Major Weight Loss

Posted September 13, 2018 in Liposuction

Most people know that liposuction involves removing excess fat from the body. However, they may not truly understand what liposuction is and is not intended to do, or who it is intended for. Consequently, many people mistakenly come to think of liposuction as a miracle solution to obesity or an easy alternative to diet and […]

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Is It Possible to Have a Tummy Tuck Immediately After Giving Birth?

Posted August 31, 2018 in Tummy Tuck

Few women can fit into their pre-pregnancy jeans right after giving birth. Women gain weight and accumulate stubborn fat deposits throughout pregnancy for various reasons, none of which are entirely predictable. It takes a while to “bounce back” due to having localized body fat, stretched out folds of excess skin, and an expanded uterus that […]

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Can I Sit After a Brazilian Butt Lift?

Posted August 29, 2018 in Brazilian Butt Lift

The trend of undergoing butt enhancement surgery strictly for a noticeably larger rear end is losing its steam. Now there is more focus on contouring the areas around the buttocks to create a pleasing and sensuous silhouette. The Brazilian Butt Lift is a revolutionary fat transfer procedure that provides patients with a natural-looking, voluptuous derrière […]

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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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