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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS


Diet Myths Debunked

Posted November 26, 2013 in Health & Lifestyle

With all the diet crazes going around, it’s hard to know what is fact and what is fiction when it comes to losing weight. Many diet rules have been around for ages with no basis in fact, but countless people eat according to these myths every day. To avoid the frustration of dieting by these […]

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Walter Yeo: One of the First Plastic Surgery Patients

Posted November 19, 2013 in Recovery

Although plastic surgery for strictly cosmetic purposes is a contemporary practice, plastic surgery for reconstructive purposes dates back to ancient times. An Egyptian medical text from 3000 BC mentions a procedure to repair a broken nose, reconstructive surgeries are documented in India from 800 BC, and in 1815 Joseph Constantine Carpue performed the first major […]

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