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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS


Plastic Surgery NYC- Tips to save manage your finances for the surgery

Posted January 28, 2014 in Plastic Surgeon

According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery approximately 10 million of cosmetic surgical and non-surgical procedures were performed by board certified doctors in the United States. The most frequently performed plastic surgery in NYC has been breast augmentation. Another popular plastic surgery procedure in NYC is Liposuction, Abdominoplasty, Eyelid surgery and Rhinoplasty. In […]

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Things you should know before breast enhancement surgery

Posted January 21, 2014 in Breast Augmentation

Breast Enhancement is a popular cosmetic procedure these days. Women opt for this, to increase the size of their breasts. The procedure helps you gain self confidence also elevates your self-esteem. Before the surgery, you should prepare yourself completely. The surgery includes many risks. This is the reason it is required to do suitable preparations […]

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Breast Augmentation-How safe the procedure is?

Posted January 17, 2014 in Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation is one of the most popular procedure these days. Today, the procedure has become safer than before. Women prefer teardrop-shaped breast implants as they offer natural looking results. Even scarring can also be minimized using Transumbilical Breast Augmentation (TUBA) where an implant is inserted via an incision in the armpit. Moreover, the cost […]

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Breast lift

Posted January 11, 2014 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift

Breast lifts are on the rise.  I have been performing two breast lifts with or without implants per week.  Limiting the incision to just around the areola (dark area around the nipple) helps the scar blend in and is harder to discern when healed.  The sensation to the nipple is usually preserved with this technique and the […]

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Liposuction and the Brazilian Butt Lift Performed by a New York City Plastic Surgeon

Posted January 11, 2014 in Brazilian Butt Lift, Liposuction

Liposuction is the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States.  In the right Board Certified Plastic Surgeon’s hands, not only can your waistline be made significantly thinner, your buttocks may also be ‘sculpted’ to appear larger and more shapely.  The “sweetheart” curve at the apex of your buttocks may be recreated with liposuction […]

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Breast Enlargement Surgery- the most popular cosmetic procedure

Posted January 11, 2014 in Breast Augmentation

Breast enlargement surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures these days. Women opt for this procedure due to two main reasons: Women with small breasts. Women with drooping breast due to aging that needs uplift and volume restoration. The procedure is performed by a qualified cosmetic surgeon. Breast enlargement surgery is performed under […]

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When Is the Right Time for a Breast Reduction?

Posted January 11, 2014 in Breast Reduction

Breast reduction surgery removes excess fat, tissue, and skin from the breasts, and it has been helping women all over the world become more physically and mentally comfortable with their bodies. In fact, 1,669 women reviewed their breast reduction surgeries on, an online community for learning about and sharing information on plastic surgery procedures […]

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Full vs. Mini Tummy Tuck

Posted January 11, 2014 in Tummy Tuck

Many patients are unsure if they should undergo a full tummy tuck (“abdominoplasty”) or a mini tummy tuck to correct a protruding abdomen or excess abdominal skin. Both procedures will provide a more streamlined body contour, and the approaches to both surgeries are similar. However, the full or “traditional tummy tuck” is more invasive and […]

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Popular Cosmetic Procedures in Manhattan

Posted January 01, 2014 in Liposuction, Tummy Tuck

People who are dissatisfied with their outward appearance no longer have to go on living with that. If any particular aspect of the body makes you unhappy, cosmetic surgery has a solution for it. If you feel your nose is too large on your face, or you are worried of signs of aging or want […]

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