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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS

New York, NY

The Post-Partum Breast Lift Guide

Posted March 23, 2020

3 Minute Read:  There is truly nothing like the wonder of pregnancy and childbirth. The time you carry your baby—and what your body does to accommodate—is a marvelous occurrence.  Your body goes through so many changes when your baby comes into the world—visible in the proud stretch marks or c-section scars or less proud few […]

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When to Consider a Breast Lift

Posted January 23, 2018

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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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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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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Breast Lift- procedure, side effects and recovery in NYC

Posted December 16, 2013

Breast Lift surgery also known as Mastopexy is a surgical procedure that tightens the breast tissue, by removing excessive skin, to reshape, elevate and restore its firmness. Breasts can lose it’s elasticity after pregnancy, breastfeeding, fluctuations in weight and with age. This procedure raise and reshape the breast, giving it a more youthful appearance. Cosmetic […]

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Stop Sagging Breasts

Posted March 04, 2013

A woman’s breasts can create feelings of both pride and embarrassment, depending on her size and shape.  Droopy, sagging breasts are one type of figure flaw that can do the latter, while undermining a fabulous fashion statement.  Although large, heavy breasts are more prone to the obvious effects of gravity, those with a small bust […]

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Khloe Kardashian Pregnancy

Posted January 19, 2011

I just read the OK magazine article: about Khloe Kardashian’s alleged pregnancy.  I would like to wish both Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom the best of luck and good health. In cases where Hollywood stars have children, they have the problem of obtaining their pre-pregnancy bodies just like the rest of you.  A mommy makeover […]

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