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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS

New York, NY

Breast Augmentation Guide: Everything You Need To Know

Posted January 04, 2019

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries. The procedure can help you gain self-confidence and elevate your self-esteem. Before the surgery, you will likely have many questions. While you should make sure to present any questions or concerns to your surgeon during your consultation, here are some of the basic facts about […]

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Should I Opt for Submuscular or Subglandular Breast Implant Placement?

Posted April 23, 2018

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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I Want My Pre-Pregnancy Body Back!

Posted October 04, 2017

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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Which Breast Surgery Is Best for Me?

Posted June 19, 2017

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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It’s a Good Year for a Mommy Makeover

Posted February 28, 2017

As the years have passed, some mothers have noticed that multiple pregnancies have packed on the pounds and negatively transformed their bodies. The breasts are left sagging and lifeless. The stomach develops loose, hanging skin and weak abdominal muscles. There is unwanted fat along stubborn areas of the body such as the abdomen, thighs, and […]

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Do’s and Don’ts (After Breast Implant Surgery)

Posted July 20, 2015

Breast augmentation is among the most popular and commonly performed plastic surgery procedures today – and it isn’t hard to see why. Implants are a safe, lasting and effective way to help you achieve the feminine figure you’ve always wanted. They can also help reconstruct the breasts and aid in emotional recovery following an injury, […]

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Advantages of Breast Augmentation

Posted May 28, 2015

Padded and push-up bras, chest exercises, pills and creams are just some of the many methods women use to try and have fuller-looking breasts. However, if you want an easier, more permanent solution, you should look into breast augmentation. One of the most popular cosmetic procedures today, breast enhancement surgery offers many advantages. Here are […]

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Breast lift

Posted January 11, 2014

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 […]

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Posted October 14, 2013

Plastic surgery has become a huge industry that is always evolving with new techniques and technologies, and the types of procedures available are continually expanding. Body modifications can be used as a form of personal expression or even art, but as most would likely agree, the following body modifications are very rare and bizarre.Ear Implant […]

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