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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS


Teens Seek Plastic Surgery Before Prom

Posted July 30, 2012 in Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

Teens Seek Plastic Surgery Before PromWhile cosmetic surgery for teens remains controversial in some circles, a growing number of teenage girls and their parents see it as a one-time indulgence that is well suited for a special occasion like the prom – just like the dress, the shoes, the salon visit, and the limo.According to […]

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NIA Skin Care®: Great Results, No Longterm Damage

Posted July 23, 2012 in Skin Care

NIA24® is an award-winning line of skin care products that naturally protects and rejuvenates your skin on a molecular level. Pro-Niacin™, the active ingredient in NIA24, is a patented molecule that stimulates the skin’s natural repair processes in order to visibly reduce brown spots, lines, and other damage caused by prolonged sun exposure. NIA24 products […]

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Liposculpture vs. Liposuction: Benefits, Costs, and Considerations

Posted July 15, 2012 in Liposuction

The terms “liposculpture” and “liposuction” are commonly used interchangeably, but artistically, they are approached differently. Liposculpture is intended to remove modest amounts of unwanted fat to create more attractive body contours, as it involves the use of finer instruments, more advanced technology, and a keener eye for preserving – as well as improving upon – […]

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Soothing Surgery Nerves

Posted July 09, 2012 in Preparing for Plastic Surgery

Deciding to have plastic surgery usually creates feelings of elation and excitement, because your aesthetic goals are within reach. Unfortunately, anxiety and trepidation over the upcoming surgery can dampen your eagerness. It’s only natural to experience some feelings of fear and apprehension about an upcoming surgery. Luckily, there are many ways to minimize the dread […]

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How Long Do Cosmetic Procedures Take to Perform?

Posted July 01, 2012 in Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery

One of the most common questions regarding plastic surgery involves the amount of time the procedure takes to perform. The length of time it takes to complete your procedure can vary greatly, depending on the type of surgery and the amount of work required to achieve the desired outcome. Generally speaking, most cosmetic surgeries take […]

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