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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS
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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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Are My Liposuction Results Permanent?

Posted August 16, 2017 in Liposuction

There are some cases when stubborn fat is unresponsive to diet and exercise. Because excess fat is a common complaint many people have, it isn’t surprising liposuction is one of the top requested plastic surgery procedures. Many people decide to undergo liposuction to target unwanted pockets of fat since it is very efficient in creating […]

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The Difference Between Facial Injectables

Posted July 19, 2017 in Injectable Fillers

Most people are familiar with injectable facial fillers and their effectiveness in targeting signs of aging. Injectable options are specialized and designed to be individualized to the patient and their goals. Patients can achieve quick results without ever having to go near an operating table. We all live busy lives and want an immediate fix […]

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Which Breast Surgery Is Best for Me?

Posted June 19, 2017 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Reduction

The breasts are a symbol of femininity. There are many women who lack confidence due to the appearance of their breasts. Unfortunately, there isn’t some magical at-home solution to changing how a woman’s breasts look. This is why so many women opt for breast surgery every year. Whether aging, pregnancy, or genetics are causing an […]

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